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

A Year of the River Crake April 15th, 2021 by Kath Smith

We commissioned Dan Fox of Sound Intervention to produce a short film about the River Crake. A camera was set up in a garden next…

Project draws to a close! March 24th, 2021 by Kath Smith

Its the last few days of the project . Take a look at what has been achieved over the past three and a half years https://…

About the Becks – New Walks Booklet January 4th, 2021 by Kath Smith

About the Becks  – a booklet of walks around the catchment is now available. Printed with a waterproof cover the booklet features 3 walks to take you…

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