April Newsletter

Gravel removal from the river Derwent

Click here to see the April 2010 Newsletter from the Environment Agency.

Maintenance Work

gravel removal from the DerwentDuring March the Environment Agency’s Operations Delivery Team removed 10,000 tons of gravel from the River Derwent between Gote Bridge and the River Cocker’s confluence. We have also adopted a pro-active approach to tree management along the river banks both through Cockermouth and immediately upstream to increase conveyance and reduce the risk of fallen trees causing blockages to bridges.

Click here to see the full April 2010 Newsletter from the Environment Agency.