The rivers Beane and Mimram – two precious chalk streams under threat. They need our help.
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:
Catchment areas of the Beane and Mimram Rivers
Latest news and updates
Let There Be Light...
Work to reduce the shading caused by tree coverage at Whitwell has now been completed, as well as the erection of a new fence to help wildlife flourish on this stretch of The Mimram.
Phase 2 works underway at Waterford Marsh
Riverbank repair, footpath reinstatement and creation of new ponds - it's all happening at Waterford Marsh.
Event: Film Premiere 'On the Banks of the Beane' 09/10/14
The River Beane Restoration Association presents a new film about the River Beane.
Directed by Howard Berry, Senior Lecturer in Post-Production at Hertfordshire University, the film explores the past, present and future of the Beane.