Working to enhance and protect the rivers of the Yorkshire Dales for the benefit of everyone

Click on the Map

Our area. The blue catchment is the ‘SUNO’, the Rivers Swale, Ure, Nidd and upper Ouse. The green catchment is the River Wharfe and the Lower Ouse.

Click the map to find out more information about your River, even see live river levels!!

iCasp the Movie: Natural Flood Management

A short video from Yorkshire iCASP featuring some of the work we have done in Bishopdale.

Autumn Newsletter 2018

Take a minute to read our Autumn Newsletter containing:

  • Chairman Chris Ryder reflecting on our recent expansion and our future challenges
  • Staff News
  • River Management: The European Dimension
  • The Addingham 4 Becks Project
  • Yorkshire ICASP
  • The Call of Nature Project
  • The Bishopdale NFM Project
  • The River Oomph Project

Helpsheets & Specifications

YDRT are working hard to produce help sheets so people can understand what we do and replicate it elsewhere. Click the links below to see helpsheets on:

  • New Farming Rules For Water
  • Leaky Dam Construction
  • Hedge Planting
  • Woodland Planting
  • Low Level Earth Bunds
  • Riparian Buffer Strips

Giving a salmon a helping hand in Sweden, on a workshop for WaterCoG

Check your local river levels

River Ure

River Wharfe

River Swale

River Nidd

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