It was reported, in the November issue of Trout and Salmon magazine, that a Chinese mitten crab has been found in the River Ribble in Lancashire. The invasive non-native species (INNS) was recorded and photographed by an angler at Brockholes nature reserve, with positive idenfication being confirmed later by the Environment Agency.
WelcomeThe 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 the Freshwater Biological Association.
University of Leeds and Cefas have produced an e-learning course aimed at increasing understanding of the importance of effective biosecurity as part of fieldwork practice. This course is now freely available to ARMI participants, please click title (above) for more details.
THE RIVERFLY PARTNERSHIP PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION HAS BEEN EXTENDED SO THAT ENTRIES CAN NOW BE SUBMITTED UNTIL 31ST JULY 2017. JUDGING AND PRIZE GIVING WILL TAKE PLACE AFTER 31ST JULY 2017 (date and location of prize giving ceremony TBC)
Please click on the dedicated menu link for competition rules and to enter
Tickets for the 4th National Riverfly Partnership Conference 'Riverfly Monitoring and Beyond' are now available.