The River Annan
The River Annan Trust & District Salmon Fishery Board
Restoring Annan Water
RAW is an ambitious catchment scale programme that aims to restore habitats and natural processes to the River Annan and investigate the benefits they can bring to both people and wildlife. This will include a number of programmes:
Habitat restoration and creation
Natural flood management
Restoring natural river functions
Invasive Species Control
Community engagement & education
River Annan Trust News
August 06, 2017
The River Annan Trust (RAT) has received match funding from LEADER and Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) for the delivery of a Community Engagement Project to support the objectives of the Restoring Annan’s Water (RAW) catchment management initiative.
The total grant award of £91,550 will be used to deliver a variety of educational, citizen science and engagement activities over the next two years. The aim of these projects is to raise awareness of the River Annan environment and the benefits of delivering river restoration. We will work to improve access to the environment across all sectors of the community and where possible assist with upskilling members of the public. Delivery of the Community Engagement Programme that will establish an engaged and environmentally minded community base that can contribute to delivering RAW restoration objectives.
The RAW Project, Fisheries Office, Annandale Estates,
St Ann's, Lockerbie, DG11 1HQ
Tel: 01576 470600
The minutes of the latest RAW meeting are now availabe here.
Raw Project 2015