OART News and Information

The Latest From Across the Catchment
Funding for Ouse flooding

Funding for Ouse flooding

On 25 February Lewes District Councillors voted unanimously to fund work by the Ouse & Adur Rivers Trust and the Sussex Flow Initiative (SFI).

Ouse Thin Lipped Mullet

Ouse Thin Lipped Mullet

Steve Homewood reports and shares his photos of thin lipped grey mullet. "Their numbers are building day by day and there are about 250 there now. They stay about 3 weeks (invisible at approaching high tide til 2 hours after high) as the weight of River Ouse river...

UK National Fish Vote

UK National Fish Vote

Take part in the first UK National Fish Vote to find the nation's favourite freshwater and marine species. http://www.btwlfishproject.com/#%21uk-national-fish/gus4w

Free Cover Crop Demonstration Events

Free Cover Crop Demonstration Events

Catchment Sensitive Farming together with The Campaign for the Farmed Environment and Action for the River Kennet announce a series of nine on-farm demonstrations throughout the southeast of England. The events will start with short presentations about COVER CROPS...

Are we killing our rivers?

Are we killing our rivers?

Overuse, pollution and climate change are threatening the survival of the river Ouse in East Sussex. Read the full article and interview with OART Field Officer Jim Smith in todays Guardian...



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Jims Diary

Country ramblings from OART field officer Jim Smith