Our Stour

The Our Stour project

Our Stour is a three year community conservation project that will bring real benefits for river environments with the involvement of local people.

How you can help our rivers

Practical things you can do to protect and improve river ecosystems

The Stour Catchment

Find information out about the rivers that make up the Stour catchment, the habitats and wildlife of rivers and wetlands, and flooding.

Responsible bodies

Find out who are the key organisations involved in managing rivers and the water environment in our area.


A look at the main wetland habitat types in the Stour Valley


Regulations and guidelines, where to fish


Rights of navigation, canoeing, punting