Welcome to the website of the Lea Catchment Partnerships – bringing together people and projects for the benefit of the River Lea and its tributaries.
The River Lea and its tributaries - the Mimram, Beane, Ash, Rib, Quin and Stort - drain over 1000 km2 of south-east England. These rivers include rare and precious chalk streams, canals and navigations, and urban watercourses. To find out more about the rivers, the catchment partnerships, and to view the catchment plans, please navigate using the map opposite or the menu bars above.
Luton Council seeks a freelance Community Participation Coordinator for Our River*, a new participatory public art project in Luton.Read more ...
Luton Council seeks a freelance Community Photographer & Participation Officer for Our River*, a new participatory public art project in Luton.Read more ...
Lower Lea news
Review of the Water Industry National Environment Programme (WINEP)
The Environment Agency are seeking views on how the WINEP can be updated to ensure that it is delivering benefits for the environment. Closing 16 September 2021. Read more ...
Middle Lea news
EA Agricultural Advisor - Positions Advertised July 2021
The Environment Agency are recruiting for Agricultural Advisors to work with farms to help protect water resources across the south east. Read more ...
Roll over the map to highlight a river catchment, click to view information for that river and view the projects and their progress.