Conserving Coniston & Crake

Welcome to ‘Conserving Coniston & Crake’
A Heritage Lottery Funded project which will help to protect, monitor and restore the freshwater environment of Coniston Water, the River Crake and the wider catchment area, through a programme of conservation, community engagement and education.
The project will run between 2017 and 2020, with an ongoing legacy beyond this time period. It is a South Cumbria Rivers Trust project initiated and run by Coniston and Crake Catchment Partnership.

Latest News

October Blog November 2nd, 2018 by Kath Smith

Read what the team has been up to in October from cleaning gravels and assessing sites across the catchment for improvement works to making bird…

Clean Gravels October 26th, 2018 by Kath Smith

The project recently hosted  two demonstration and training session to get the Clean Gravels conservation activity underway on some of the catchment’s becks. The…

Exciting Events coming up! October 12th, 2018 by Kath Smith

Conserving Coniston and Crake project team have been working hard; thinking and organising exciting training and volunteer opportunities for you to come and get involved…

Education and Awareness of river biodiversity in the CONISTON & CRAKE community, its businesses and organisations