The Chalk Aquifer Alliance were pleased to be able to host an online talk and Q&A with renowned river campaigner and music industry legend Feargal Sharkey. Here’s your chance to watch again, or catch up if you missed it on the evening.
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Simon Stebbings: Chalk stream Invertebrates & Riverfly Monitoring
Simon Stebbings, Cooordinator of Chilterns, Herts & Middlesex Riverfly Hub, talks about chalk stream invertebrates and riverfly monitoring. The health of a river is dependent on many factors, three primary ones being water quality, habitat and flow. Riverfly populations reflect the health of our rivers and still waters. They are sensitive indicators of water qualityContinue reading “Simon Stebbings: Chalk stream Invertebrates & Riverfly Monitoring”
Chalk Hydrogeology – a presentation by Josie McSherry
Commencing a series of Chalk Aquifer Alliance online events, Josie McSherry of the Leeds University gave an entertaining and informative talk on the complexity of chalk hydrogeology through a live webinar. The talk is now available online via vimeo.
A talk on Water Needs and Balances
7pm 31st July 2020 Water Needs and BalancesKelvin Allen Kelvin Allen will talk about water needs and balances, explain how water is both measured and managed, set against the increasing pressures across East Anglia for water and how the Water Framework Directive links this together, against the balance of supply and the environment.Kelvin is aContinue reading “A talk on Water Needs and Balances”
A talk on Chalk Hydrogeology
This online talk will consider the key characteristics of the Chalk aquifer, and the complexities of trying to characterise catchments and aquifers. Josie McSherry is studying for a PhD at Leeds University, investigating the origin and fate of nitrate contamination in chalk groundwater. To register for this meeting, click here and joining instructions will be sent toContinue reading “A talk on Chalk Hydrogeology”
We are on twitter
The Chalk Aquifer Alliance went live with it’s twitter account in late June. You can follow the account here
In the beginning…..
How often do we see the power of collaboration?Surely the voices of many are greater than a solo cry ? Yesterday evening a group of river loving folk, with common concerns re our precious chalk streams, got together to form an alliance #watchthisspace #loveyourriver pic.twitter.com/ASdVRsShKC — RevIvel (@IvelRev) February 25, 2020 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js