Running Water: Key objectives
Environment Agency: has regulatory powers and responsibilities to maintain and improve main rivers, as well as a general duty to promote biodiversity
Landowners with land adjoining a water course have responsibilities set out in Environment Agency guidance and have regard to conserving biodiversity.
Funding may be available for habitat improvement along water courses.
Barnsley council as a planning authority:
Voluntary groups and volunteers:
What is being done
Proposed actions (continued)
Running Water Actions