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30 April, 2019 - 09:00 to 1 May, 2019 - 17:00

RRC Conference 2019

**Call for Abstracts** The 20th River Restoration Centre Conference will be held in Liverpool on April 30th and May 1st. This is a huge event, which attracted over 350 delegates to Nottingham this year! Don't miss this chance to present your...
21 November, 2018 - 09:15 to 23 November, 2018 - 18:15

ECOMED Congress

Soil and water bioengineering comprises a series of techniques involving the use of plants or cut plant material, alone or in combination with inert materials, as a construction element within the field of environmental restoration. Bioengineering...
01 Oct 2018

Podcast: The Good, the bad and the ugly of Flooding

A podacst released by America Adapats and sponsored by the World Wildlife Fund entitled, Flooding and Nature Based Solutions - the good, the bad and the ugly of flooding features interviews with experts discussing Nauture based solutions to flood...
29 Jun 2018

Short video explaining Building with Nature project now available

The Building with Nature (BwN) project (funded by EU Interreg) has produced a short video to explain the project. The Scottish Government, SEPA and Tweed Forum are partners on the project and are focused on the 'catchments' workpackage (the...
14 May 2018

Survey on Natural Flood Management design guidance

The Environment Agency, CIRIA and other partners are hoping to develop technical guidance on specific Natural Flood Management measures. To begin with they have created a short scoping survey. This is your opportunity to contribute to this survey...
28 Mar 2018

UN Nature Based Solutions for water report launched

The UN 2018 World Water Development Report (WWDR), Nature Based Solutions for water was launched via a presentation at the 8th World Water Forum in Brazil on 19th March 2018. This report demonstrates how "green" Nature Based Solutions can be used...
06 Mar 2018

New book on Multifunctional Wetlands released by United Nations University, Institute for Water, Environment and Health

A new book on multifunctional wetlands has been produced by UNU-INWEH. The book aims to put wetlands at the heart of the Nature Based Solutions approach. The book is designed to aid planners and ecosystem managers on the value of creating and...
06 Mar 2018

Multiple benefits of NFM highlighted in summary poster

A short summary poster has been produced by Esther Morrissey highlighting the multiple benefits of Natural Flood Management. The poster focuses on multiple benefits such as biodiversity and conservation, improving water quality, habitat creation and...
06 Mar 2018

A practical guide for farmers produced by Yorkshire Dales National Park

A new guidance document has been produced by the Yorkshire Dales National Park. The guide called "Natural Flood Management Measures - a practical guide for farmers" has been produced to help farmers understand better how NFM works in the farmed...
18 Dec 2017

Film released on Natural Flood Management

A new film is being previewed online which gives an extensive overview of the role of Natural Flood Management. The film, directed by Andy Clark, covers topics such as the evidence, the role of communities and the role of landmanagers in working...
06 Mar 2018

Foundation for common land release position statement on Natural Flood Management

The foundation for common land has released a position statement on the use of Natural Flood Management. The statement looks at the potential benefits and limations of NFM focusing on six topic areas. These are 1) the range of interventions...