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Feb 17, 2020
Category: Pollution
Posted by: Kathryn
On the 16th February, Thames Water's Chesham Sewage Treatment Works released storm sewage into the river.
Jan 15, 2020
Category: Pollution
Posted by: Kathryn

On 15th January, Thames Water's Chesham Sewage Treatment Works released storm sewage into the river.

Dec 15, 2019
Category: Wildlife
Posted by: Kathryn

Apex predators and fish populations can co-exist in a healthy ecosystem. There is advice and help available for any fishery owners concerned about the presence of otters on the Chess.

Dec 15, 2019
Category: Wildlife
Posted by: Kathryn

Otters are present on the Chess; part of the positive story of the recovery of this protected species from the brink of extinction.

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Water Resources: Balancing the Books

May 3, 2018

Category: Abstraction
Posted by: Kathryn

In the South East, we are highly dependent on groundwater resources, but these come at great expense to our iconic chalk rivers. In this briefing paper, we examine possible solutions, and conclude that reservoir construction needs to start as soon as possible.

Balancing the Books: Water Resrouces in the South East (PDF, 590 KB)

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