Current water policy issues
We do a lot of water policy work to help ensure that wildlife and wetland sites get the best protection possible. Here you can find out about key policies that we are involved with or that effect our work.
In this section
Sustainable flood management
Flooding is already a serious issue in parts of the UK and is likely to become worse as our climate changes.
Diffuse pollution from agriculture
Pollution is a significant issue for many UK water bodies, arising from different sources including sewage disposal.
The Water Framework Directive
This is arguably the most ambitious and important piece of environmental legislation to emerge from Europe for decades.