Welcome to the website of the Welsh Dee Trust. The Trust is a registered charity.

The objectives are to protect,  conserve, promote and enhance the River Dee and all its indigenous species of fish, animals , birds and plants . The Trust will where appropriate seek the rehabilitation of any species that is threatened or endangered.

The Trust will through education increase the knowledge of the public of the need and importance of a healthy river environment. The Trust will also highlight the need for proper water management.

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The River Dee Catchment Management Review

The River Dee is a vitally important natural resource for communities in North Wales and North West England, supporting a rich environment for wildlife, while also providing a valuable source for drinking water extraction.

Lower Dee Catchment Electro-Fishing Survey

This article was published in the Prince Albert Angling Association quarterly magazine, “Hook Line and Sinker”. It was written by Ian Doyle, their Conservation Officer. Ian very kindly helped the Trust last year with its Electro-Fishing Programme (2017). The...

50% Discount on Ferric Phosphate Pellets

Farmers need an effective means of protecting their crops from slugs. But traditional slug pellets contain the chemical metaldehyde, which can enter the watercourse and prove very difficult to remove. That’s why we’re encouraging farmers to switch to slug...

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