The River Action group has been in the news:
The campaigning environmental charity River Action UK has launched a new Charter for Rivers. Ahead of local elections in England during in May 2023, and the UK’s probable General Election in 2024, the Charter calls for all political parties to commit to restoring our rivers to health by 2030.
River Action is a UK-based environmental charity committed to addressing the severe problem of river pollution, particularly that caused by agricultural and food industry practices, sewage discharge by water companies, and other sources of pollution. We find creative and innovative ways of unlocking action and delivering impact on the ground.
It has launched a Charter for Rivers with the support of all the major environment and river groups:
We, the signatories of this Charter for Rivers, call on political leaders to commit to ambitious yet achievable actions to make our rivers healthy for nature and people by 2030.