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The Riverfly Partnership

The Riverfly Partnership is a dynamic network of organisations, representing anglers, conservationists, entomologists, scientists, water course managers and relevant authorities, working together to: - protect the water quality of our rivers; - further the understanding of riverfly populations; - and actively conserve riverfly habitats. The Riverfly Partnership is hosted by Salmon & Trout Conservation UK.

Notice of postponement to sheduled RP website closure

Work to upgrade the FBA's internet connection speed has been delayed until Wednesday 10th January because of high winds in Cumbria. Please accept apologies on behalf of RP and the FBA for the delay and note that both the RP website and ARMI database will be offline for a few hours on the afternoon of 10th January.

The effects of a catastrophic pesticide spill on the River Kennet - an update

Late last year I attended the Action for the River Kennet (ARK) Annual General Meeting, at which an update about the effects of the July 2013 chlorpyrifos pollution incident was handed out. I am sure that many will be interested to read the update which you can read here.

Notice of interuptions to RP website and ARMI database services

The RP website and ARMI database will be offline for a few hours during the afternoon of Tuesday 9th February 2016.

In addition, short intermitent interuptions may be experienced between January and 31st March 2016 whilst ARMI database improvements are delivered. 

Your patience is appreciated during this time, please accept apologies on behalf of RP and the FBA for any inconvenience caused and report details of any persistent problems to Ben Fitch (ben@riverflies.org).

River Itchen Survey Report by Andrew Dixon and Stuart Crofts

In August 2015, Andrew Dixon and Struart Crofts carried out a survey on the River Itchen in Hampshire to record species of Ephemeroptera (mayflies), Plecoptera (stoneflies) and Trichoptera (caddisflies), present at the time of their visit.

Click here to read their survey report

 

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