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

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…

Batty about Bats September 14th, 2018 by Kath Smith

The Bat Walk was a great success – there were people, the weather was just right and we saw plenty of bats! Water Park Lakeland Adventure…

Restoring Reedbeds September 10th, 2018 by Kath Smith

First reedbed restoration work in Coniston Water The end of August saw the first phase of reedbed restoration work get underway along the shores of…

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