West Kent flood storage area expansion scheme

Approval for work from 2023. Properties better protected from flooding will increase to beyond 1,400. Basin will hold more than 7 million cubic metres of water

New study into fish passage on Dorset chalk stream

The Environment Agency is to fund a new study to improve fish passage on the River Tarrant in Dorset.

Staffordshire anglers prosecuted for fishing illegally

The Environment Agency has successfully prosecuted two Staffordshire anglers for fishing illegally during this last summer.

Population of endangered native species thriving in Yorkshire

A thriving population of native white-clawed crayfish has been rediscovered in a West Yorkshire watercourse providing a boost for the endangered species.

Bromford community help design mural for new flood defence scheme

The community has been helping design a mural as part of a £30 million scheme being built by the Environment Agency to better protect homes and business from flooding.