Welcome

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 the Freshwater Biological Association.

Projects

Smart Rivers

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Forum

Close up view

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ARMI Database

Sampling equipment

Data is available under OGL license

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'Insect declines: new alarm over mayfly is ‘tip of iceberg’, warn experts'

Click HERE to read Damian Carrington's full article (The Guardian, 11th January 2017) about impacts of low level pollution on mayfly egg survival in many English rivers; includes comment from Paul Knight, Salmon & Trout Conservation CEO, and Dr Nick Everall, Aquascience Consultancy Limited. Further evidence of the crucial role that ARMI volunteers and partners have to play in protecting our rivers. 

Brass, Three Down

Recently, the Freshwater Biological Association (FBA) was asked to take part in a short film, entitled 'Brass, Three Down', about the history, heritage and environmental challenges facing Arctic Charr in Windermere.