The importance of physical habitat and natural processes for healthy rivers

Did you know that most of the UKs rivers are not in their natural state? Many UK rivers have been anthropogenically modified in some way, having a huge impact on biodiversity, habitat and floodplain connectivity. The River Restoration Centre is an independent, UK-wide, not-for-profit organisation, that champions the natural and societal benefits of restoring river systems and they provide courses to teach how a natural river should look and function. Find out more here.