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July 2018

Riverfly training

21st July 2018 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Stadhampton Village Hall, St John the Baptist Church, The Green
Stadhampton, Oxford, OX44 7UA United Kingdom

This workshop is aimed at those who wish to start riverfly monitoring for the first time, or for those who wish to refresh old skills. Riverflys (caddisflies, mayflies, stoneflies etc) are highly susceptible to changes in pollution so surveying for them gives us a good indication of not only water quality but if/ when a pollution incident has occurred. This one day course provides comprehensive training in the Angler’s Riverfly Monitoring Initiative survey technique and includes presentations, practical demonstrations and…

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October 2018

Volunteer celebration evening

1st October 2018 @ 6:15 pm - 8:30 pm
The College Farm, Long Crendon
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire HP18 9AP

Join us for an evening of talks, quizzes, wine and nibbles to celebrate the hard work of RTCT volunteers RTCT volunteer celebration evening programme Email Jane@riverthame.org if you would like to attend

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March 2019

Anglers Riverfly Monitoring Initiative – Refresher training

March 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Trained ARMI volunteers only. Touch up your riverfly survey technique and identification tips along the Chalgrove Brook, Stadhampton.

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Habitat work- Chalgrove Brook – Watlington

March 6 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

6th March. Habitat enhancement work of the Chalgrove Brook near Watlington, involving installation of in-stream structures and management of shading vegetation. Organiser Watlington Environment Group. For more details contact Mike Chadwick, e-mail info@watlington-environment-group.org.uk , tel. 01494 483663.

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Aylesbury Outfall Safari – identifying polluting outfalls in our streams and rivers

March 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Bedgrove Community Centre., Ambleside
Aylesbury, HP21 9TX

Do you want to help stop pollution in Aylesbury’s rivers and streams?
If so then sign up for our ‘Outfall Safari’ training session!

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May 2019

Practical work party – Balsam Bashing

May 12 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Help remove the pesky non-native, himalayan balsam, from the Bear Brook and its tributary streams.

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Practical work party – Balsam Bashing

May 19 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Help remove the pesky non-native, himalayan balsam, from the Bear Brook and it's tributary streams.

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June 2019

Angler’s Riverfly Monitoring Initiative (ARMI) training

June 1 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Princes Risborough

A training event for those interested in monitoring and protecting their local watercourses from pollution events through the 'Angler's Riverfly Monitoring Initiative'. 

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Practical Work Party – Balsam Bash

June 30 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Stoke Brook

Help remove the pesky non-native, himalayan balsam, from the Stoke Brook and it's tributary streams. Spend a few hours walking lengths of stream pulling out balsam.

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July 2019

Balsam Bash – Practical work party (Aylesbury)

July 13 @ 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

Himalayan balsam, a pesky invasive non-native plant, has established itself along the Bear Brook, Aylesbury. ©Keith Williamson These plants bully their way into habitat, over shading and out-competing our native flora and damaging habitat for wildlife. They’re good dispersers, using coiled spring like seedpods to explode their seeds over 7m, often in the nearest watercourse where they are carried off downstream to set up new residence. Thankfully they are shallow rooted and easy to remove with just a sharp tug.…

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