Landowner Advice

There is a vast amount of information out there for landowners which is designed to help our water environment. Here we have summarised just a few of the resources available, but please do get in touch if you have further questions.

Understanding the impact of agriculture on water quality: This document, although long, gives a well researched outline of the impacts that agriculture can have on water quality.

Pollution Prevention: This very simple factsheet can give you the top tips you need to help prevent pollution in the Thame.

What to do with woody ‘debris’: A common topic among conservationists and landowners is trees in the river. This comprehensive booklet outlines how, in some cases, woody debris might be just what you need!

Managing Livestock Drinking Points: Advice and guidance on how to sensitively manage livestock access to water.

Good Farm, Bad Farm

Guidance on how to run a farm with good water management and habitat provision, and how not to.

Graphic produced by the Westcountry Rivers Trust and illustrated by Mark Stacey