South East Rivers Trust

Author: Dean


In Natural Flood Management we seek to use the landscape to store water during flood events, to reduce peak flows downstream, and make damage to homes and businesses less likely. See our ‘Natural Flood Management – how does it work?’ Read more…


Storm Ciara and Dennis have hit national headlines recently and local communities here in the Southeast haven’t been spared their impact. We have been working with partners in the Medway Flood Partnership to try to mitigate the impact of flooding Read more…


Part 2: How does Natural Flood Management Work? In part 1 of this series, I described some of the reasons why groups across the UK have come up with the idea of working with nature to reduce flooding. The challenge Read more…


Part 1: An Introduction to NFM Flooding has become an increasing problem in the UK and Europe. Here in Kent, we’ve witnessed a number of remarkable flood events in recent years, such as the floods of 2013, when on Christmas Read more…