"A Clear Future for our River"

Bristol Avon Rivers Trust

3 Bakers Ground,
Stoke Gifford,
BS34 8GD



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Bristol Avon Rivers Trust

Bristol Avon Rivers Trust is a community led organisation which aims to deliver education, land and river management advice and practical river restoration work in the Bristol Avon catchment. Through promoting an ecosystem-based approach, we aim to re-connect communities to their rivers and help river users and lovers better appreciate and improve their local rivers and streams

Latest News…..

Somerset Frome Sediment Pathways project update

Pipe discharging into the Rodden Brook

Thanks to funding from the Bristol Avon Catchment Partnership, BART has been busy on the upper Somerset Frome since October working on our Diffuse Pollution Sediment Pathways Project. Sediment


Our Wonderful Wellow Meeting

Our Wonderful Wellow

We pleased to be teaming up with Midsomer Norton Town Council on a project to improve the Wellow Brook.  This local initative aims to enchance the community conservation space along the Wellow Brook


River survey day with students from the University of the West of England

UWE Students

BART spent a day out on the Bristol Frome teaching UWE students a variety of different river habitat surveys. The students learnt new skills in land use mapping, identifying invertebrates and


BART’s ‘Our Wonderful Wellow’ project teams up with Midsomer Norton Town Council

BART’s ‘Our Wonderful Wellow’ project teams up with Midsomer Norton Town Council

We are pleased to be working with Midsomer Norton Town Council to improve the Wellow Brook, thanks to funding from Postcode Local Trust. The following article is from the Midsomer Norton Town Council