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Sep 18, 2017
Category: General
Posted by: Kathryn

A public River Chess forum will take place in support of the World Wildlife Fund's 'Nature Needs You' campaign.

Jul 12, 2017
Category: Drought
Posted by: Kathryn

With groundwater levels now exceptionally low, the river in Chesham is dry as far as Lord's Mill, Waterside.

Jul 12, 2017
Category: Pollution
Posted by: Kathryn

We welcome the news that Thames Water will shortly be making improvements to the Chesham works.

Apr 1, 2017
Category: Pollution
Posted by: Kathryn

The River Chess has suffered many issues resulting from the Chesham Sewage Treatment Works, going as far back as 1889. These problems continue today.

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A Review of 2014

Jan 18, 2015

Category: General
Posted by: Kathryn

With sewage pouring into the river for 120 days, our focus was on this issue for a large amount of the year. Despite this, our review of 2014 also shows the variety of other work we achieved, including our fifth year of Riverfly Monitoring, initiating a study on the impacts of abstraction on the Upper Chess and our work in schools.

You can download our Review of 2014 here (PDF, 2.4 MB)