We are a Registered Charity (no. 1114682) whose purpose is to protect, conserve and rehabilitate the aquatic environments of South Cumbria. The main rivers in our area are the Kent, Leven, Bela, Crake and Duddon as well as the many smaller rivers. We also have some significant still waters in our area including Windermere, Coniston, Grasmere, Rydal, and Esthwaite.

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Support Us!

There are many ways in which you can help to support the important conservation work South Cumbria Rivers Trust does. There is something for everyone so please read this section to find something that best suits you.

 Riverfly monitoring

Kent Catchment Partnership

Join us at Kendal Town Hall on the 24th July for the official launch of the 'Kent Catchment Partnership'

Click here for more information

Stone Skimming Championships

Join us at Fell Foot Park on Saturday the 22nd August for the 2015 All England Stone Skimming Championships.

The River Eea Project

Check out SCRT's River Eea Habitat Improvement Project!

Click here to download the project leaflet!

Reedbed Restoration

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Windermere Reflections: Restore the Shore

Check out what has been going on to

protect and restore Windermere's reedbeds!

Join one of our reedbed restoration volunteer work parties!

90% has been lost!

Vacancies and Volunteering


None at present