Eden Rivers Trust

Eden Rivers Trust

Charity information

Eden Rivers Trust

The Eden Rivers Trust is a conservation charity that focuses on the River Eden and its catchment. Based in Penrith. The Trust was set up with two main objectives:
- To conserve, protect and improve the River Eden, its tributaries and the flora and fauna in and adjacent to them.
- To increase public awareness of the importance of the River Eden and its catchment through education.
These aims are met through our research, conservation and education projects.

Founded 1996

  • Mission statement

    Working together to improve and protect the River Eden, its tributaries and lakes, and make it a better place for people and nature.

  • Aims

    Eden Rivers Trust aims to:

    • Connect - connect people with rivers and nature.
    • Improve - make changes on land to improve the passage of clean water
    • Protect - connect habitats to protect native wildlife at a catchment scale
  • Overview

    Established: October 1996

    Registered Charity Number: 1123588

    Board members: 10

    Full time staff: 12

    Part time staff: 6

    Volunteers: 185

    Phone number: 01768 866788

    Address: Newton Rigg College, Dunmail Building CA11 0AH

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  • Restoring Eden Project

    The aim is to improve the River Eden and its tributaries for wildlife. This will be achie... More