Marathon des Salmon – The Usk

An 80 mile run along the river Usk has been completed by our Chairman, Charlie Newington-Bridges, to raise money for the Wye and Usk Foundation. Read more

New Project Planned To Reverse The Decline of the River Wye

The Foundation has submitted an ambitious bid to Defra to resolve the Wye's water quality issues. Read more

Landowner Pleads Guilty To River Lugg Damage

Defendant enters a guilty plea to 7 charges on Wednesday 18 May Read more

Charges Brought For Damage to River Lugg

Defra have announced charges against a landowner for damage caused to the river Lugg in 2020 Read more

2022 Wye & Usk Game Fishing Season Started Today!

March 3rd is here...... Read more

The Wrong Type of Rain?

A rethink on how we manage river catchments is required if the kind of flooding witnessed across the UK last month is not to get even worse. Read more

Usk Salmon Poaching Incident

Natural Resources Wales prosecutes in Usk salmon poaching incident Read more

Wye Algae PhD Study

A new study to establish the cause of the Wye's algal blooms Read more

Become a Trustee

The Foundation is recruiting two new trustees Read more

The Festive Period

Our office opening hours over Christmas Read more

2021 Fundraising Auction Complete

£18,569.50 raised for the rivers! Read more

The Foundation's 2021 Annual Meeting

Was on Thursday 2nd December at the Brecon Castle Hotel. Read more

Taking The Initiative

Herefordshire agricultural group starts taking the practical measures needed to improve the Wye’s water quality Read more

Another Bad Year for Salmon Catches

Is there any hope for these fish in the Wye and Usk? Read more

No Action For 2020 Llynfi Pollution Disaster

Natural Resources Wales fail to bring a prosecution for last year's devastating pollution event Read more

New Tree Planting Project Launched To Improve Rivers

Thousands of trees are to be planted in the English Wye catchment Read more

Here We Go Again....

River Wye suffers another severe algal bloom Read more

Hot Weather Forces Widespread Fishing Suspension

Water temperatures on both rivers have risen significantly, leading to some cessation of fishing on Fishing Passport waters. Read more

The Importance Of Healthy Tributaries

Solving specific issues affecting rivers like the Wye will be key to their recovery, but so too will be the condition of their tributary systems. Read more

Natural Flood Management Educational Videos

Colette Mooney and Herefordshire Council have produced some great new videos for upper KS2 and year 7 students Read more

Usk Smolt Tracking Project Underway

A study of the river's salmon smolt migration started last week Read more

Diseased Fish - What to do

Advice on what to do if you see distressed fish in the river Read more

COVID-19 Latest

What the latest COVID restrictions mean for Fishing Passport customers and other Foundation activities Read more

Sioni The Salmon In Newport!

10 minute fact and fun filled, singalong videos for kids from Colette Mooney the Foundation's own "Salmon Lady"! Read more