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Mar 24, 2018
Category: HS2
Posted by: Kathryn

A public meeting with HS2 and the Environment Agency looked at the risks posed by tunnelling to the groundwater and rivers of the Chess and Misbourne Valleys.

Dec 31, 2017
Category: Conservation
Posted by: Kathryn

Restoration works to a tributary of the Chess are planned for early 2018.

Nov 21, 2017
Category: Abstraction
Posted by: Kathryn

River Chess groundwater levels at record lows, a dry river in Chesham for a year, but no water restrictions from Affinity Water.

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.

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A Review of 2015

Mar 13, 2016

Category: General
Posted by: Kathryn

2015 found the RCA volunteers busier than ever, as we led on a survey of the river's water vole population; increased our number of riverfly monitors; helped launch a study into low flows and gave more members of the public, especially children, the opportunity to get their feet wet.

Find out more by reading our 2015 Review (PDF, 838 KB).