Your browser is no longer supported

For the best possible experience using our website we recommend you upgrade to a newer version or another browser.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of this website, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, for example so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

Environment Agency reveals 10 most improved rivers

The Environment Agency has revealed the 10 rivers in England and Wales that have shrugged off their industrial past and become the most improved in quality in recent years, including one that was officially declared a sewer in the 19602. But it said that there is still more to be done to meet EU water quality targets.

Subscribe for full online access and get...

  • Full, instant access to all stories
  • Customised email alerts straight to your inbox
  • Monthly print magazine

Register for guest access to keep reading and get..

  • A free taste of other selected news stories
  • Daily email newsletters

Already have a subscription or ICE membership? or