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The River Esk 3 Year Action Plan 2014-2017

The River Esk 3 Year Action Plan 2014-2017

The River Esk 3 Year Action Plan 2014-2017

The full River Esk 3 Year Action Plan (2014-2017) can be accessed by clicking on the PDF below. The River Esk 3 Year Action Plan sets out a wide range of projects ranging from river habitat improve... Full details...
Glaisdale Beck Restoration Project

Glaisdale Beck Restoration Project

Esk and Coasal Streams Catchment Partnership Project

The Esk and Coastal Streams Catchment Partnership's Glaisdale Beck Restoration Project is in to it's second year, thanks to new funding from the Environment Agency. The project involves working wi... Full details...
Discovering the Esk

Discovering the Esk

HELPING TO CARE FOR, AND LEARN MORE ABOUT THE ESK CATCHMENT

The first year of Discovering the Esk has brought our local rural communities together in caring for the River Esk & Coastal Streams Catchment, and we are now well underway with Discovering the Esk - ... Full details...
Salmon in the Classroom

Salmon in the Classroom

Bringing the river into the classroom!

Salmon in the Classroom literally means just that! A fish tank is set up in a local primary school and pupils learn about the lifecycle of the Atlantic salmon and other species such as the freshwat... Full details...
Young Angler Initative

Young Angler Initative

Young people learn how to fish

The Young Angler Initiative (YAI) brings young people together to learn how to fish from experienced members of the community. Not only do young anglers learn and improve their angling skills, each se... Full details...
Riverfly Monitoring

Riverfly Monitoring

Volunteers monitor water quality across the Esk catchment

Riverfly Monitoring stems from the Angler's Riverfly Monitoring Initiative set up by the Riverfly Partnership. Trained volunteers are monitoring over 30 sites across the Esk catchment to assess water ... Full details...
Adopt a Stream

Adopt a Stream

Help care for the river Esk - become a 'Guardian of the Esk'

Adopt a Stream is a new initiative recruiting ‘Guardians of the Esk’. We already have a number of people reporting interesting things they see while out and about, but Adopt a Stream ensures that ... Full details...
Operation Traverse

Operation Traverse

Operation Traverse - Tackling illegal fishing activities

The national campaign, Operation Traverse, aims to encourage anglers and the wider angling community to report suspicious activity to the Environment Agency or police to increase information and intel... Full details...
Voluntary Bailiff Service

Voluntary Bailiff Service

Helping to protect fish and fisheries

The Voluntary Bailiff Service (VBS) is an important partnership between the Angling Trust and the Environment Agency and is funded through English freshwater rod licences. The VBS is part of the Fi... Full details...
Murk Esk Habitat Improvement Works 2015

Murk Esk Habitat Improvement Works 2015

Murk Esk Habitat Improvement Works 2015

Survey work was undertaken in 2015 to scope out potential habitat improvements along the Murk Esk. We work closely with landowners to highlight works that will improve the riparian habitat. We are lo... Full details...

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Glaisdale Beck Habitat Improvement Works 2015

Glaisdale Beck Habitat Improvement Works 2015

Glaisdale Beck Habitat Improvement Works 2015

At the end of March the Esk and Coastal Streams Catchment Partnership* ran two demonstration days covering a variety of habitat improvement works that can benefit the riparian habitat and its wildlife... Full details...

ABOUT THE TRUST

The Esk at Whitby Born out of the River Esk Action Committee, formed to implement the Yorkshire Esk's Salmon Action Plan, the Yorkshire Esk Rivers Trust has... read more

ABOUT THE RIVER

The River Esk The River Esk, Yorkshire's premier salmon and sea trout river, rises between Baysdale and Westerdale in an area known as Esklets... read more

CATCHMENT BASED APPROACH

Catchment Based Approach Yorkshire Esk Rivers Trust involvement with CaBA - Catchment Based Approach... read more


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