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

Come along to our Family Activity Day! August 7th, 2017 by Charlotte

Conserving Coniston & Crake, together with the National Trust, are holding a day of fun activities for all the family on the shores of Coniston…

Conserving Coniston & Crake awarded National Lottery support! June 19th, 2017 by Charlotte

Conserving Coniston & Crake – Healthy water for wildlife and communities We are excited to announce that we have been awarded a grant of £763,300…

The application is in…! December 13th, 2016 by Charlotte

Over the course of 2016, our plans for Conserving Coniston & Crake have been reviewed and developed, culminating in the submission of a second round application…

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