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The website (  allows people to check how their local water company is performing and to compare with other companies.  Led and funded by water companies, (with overview and scrutiny from regulators and consumer watchdog), it brings together information about how water and sewerage services are provided.

The Ver Valley Society's Action Group has been awarded the Hertfordshire Rural Living Awards 2016, Environment Award by the Campaign to Protect Rural England.


Catchment areas of the River Colne

River Chess Colne Valley Park North Colne Valley Park South Rivers Gade and Bulbourne Rivers Misbourne and Alderbourne Rivers Pinn, Ash, Duke of Northumberland and Longford Upper Colne and tributaries River Ver

ColneCAN @TrevBondEA @RiverChess No worries. Might have to wait a while as drought may be on the way & planned abstraction reduction still a year off
ColneCAN RT @Chilternstreams: Situation for #Chilterns #chalkstreams is worrying, with just over 1/3 of average recharge received so far this winter…
ColneCAN RT @RiverGeeks_WRT: #Sediment erosion poses one of biggest risks to #westcountry #rivers, while also affecting #farming #productivity. Keep…

Roll over the map to highlight the individual catchments, click to visit the action plan for that catchment.

You can help in many ways: from saving water at home to more hands-on practical work with the rivers themselves. You may also have ideas about new or existing projects – we would like to hear them!

Design by LTD Design Consultants and build by Garganey Consulting. From an original concept by the Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust.