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

Brilliant Boxes February 19th, 2018 by Kath Smith

Fantastic nestbox making skills were shown by all those who attended the drop-in workshop in Coniston at the weekend. The birds and the bats are…

Nestbox Workshop Saturday 17th February February 6th, 2018 by Kath Smith

Nestbox Workshop – February 17th, 2018 The Reading Room, Coniston Institute, Coniston Drop in anytime between 10.30am and 2.30pm Do your bit for wildlife in National Nestbox…

World Wetlands Day Walk, 10am start on 2nd Feb January 3rd, 2018 by Kath Smith

Friday 2nd February at 10am. Join us on this easy-moderate  4.5 mile morning walk to mark World Wetlands Day. Along the way we’ll see what…

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