The rivers Beane and Mimram – two precious chalk streams under threat. They need our help.

Get involved Welcome to the website of the Beane and Mimram catchment partnership, and the home of the Beane/Mimram Catchment Management Plan. Our Catchment Plan will improve these rivers for wildlife and for people. It will also help us to meet the UK's obligations under the Water Framework Directive.

We will be working to improve four main aspects of the Beane and Mimram:

Wildlife sightingsAs well as the Catchment Management Plan, you'll find background information on the rivers, latest news, media coverage and details of upcoming events.

There are suggestions about how and where you can visit the Beane and Mimram, and a list of recent wildlife sightings.

There is also a Beane and Mimram gallery where we will upload pictures you send of the catchments, and you can view those taken by other people.

Catchment areas of the Beane and Mimram Rivers

Latest news and updates

Upcoming event

18th November: Full Beane and Mimram Catchment Partnership meeting

All welcome at the annual get-together of everyone involved in the Beane and Mimram catchment partnership


Upcoming event

Saturday 12th July:  Guided walk at Panshanger Park

Join HMWT People and Wildlife Officer, Jennifer Gilbert, for a two hour stroll around the newly opened eastern end of Panshanger Park, the jewel of the Mimram valley.


25/06/14 News

The AGM of the River Beane Restoration Association will be held on 30th June at Watton-at-Stone.

All welcome; topics under discussion will be the forthcoming film about the River Beane