Current projects

Catchment Systems Thinking Cooperative (CaSTCo)

Catchment Systems Thinking Cooperative (CaSTCo)

Only 14% of rivers in England are in ‘good health’ – one of the worst records in Europe. This project will ensure there is robust evidence base for tackling environmental challenges with direct support for local evidence gathering and community engagement in eight demonstration catchments, and a national framework of standardised tools and training.

Delivering Innovative Markets for Ecosystems (DIME)

Delivering Innovative Markets for Ecosystems (DIME)

A new way of managing river catchments

Wye Algae PhD (WAP)

Wye Algae PhD (WAP)

In partnership with Cardiff University, the Wye & Usk Foundation has set up a PhD study to establish the causes of the Wye’s severe algal blooms.

The Wye Agri-Food Partnership

The Wye Agri-Food Partnership

A new way of delivering improvements to our rivers through the way our food is produced

European Maritime Fisheries Fund Project

European Maritime Fisheries Fund Project

Boosting salmonid fish stocks in the Wye and Usk

Gravelling the Elan

Returning the Elan to a natural state

Giving Up The Weed

Giving Up The Weed

A project to tackle invasive weeds in the Wye and Usk catchments

Usk and Wye Abstraction Group

Usk and Wye Abstraction Group

Securing better water resource management for the Wye and Usk

Clearing Litter

Clearing Litter

The Foundation has been clearing litter from rivers since 2004.

Wye Catchment Partnership

Wye Catchment Partnership

Bringing together those with a shared interest in the Wye catchment.