Groundwork South is part of the Groundwork federation
The East Hampshire Catchment Partnership, or EHCP for short, is a partnership of local authorities, statutory agencies, water companies, rural land organisations, charity organisation’s and local community groups who have come together to coordinate works to improve water qualityacross the East Hampshire catchment area through the sharing of knowledge, resources and approaching water management via a joined-up approach.As the East Hampshire Catchment Partnership, we want a catchment where natural waterbodies with flows of clean, unpolluted water, permeate a landscape rich in native wildlife, supported by sustainable land management with functioning flood plains, providing multiple benefits to thecatchment’s local communities and reducing the risks of flooding.The Catchment area of the EHCP was defined not by traditional borders or boundaries but by the location of the waterways themselves. This means that we work across numerous city and borough councils with operations taking place along the River Hamble in the east to the RiverLavant in the west, the top of the River Meon in the north and Solent to the south.Based on a combination of water quality issues, existing actions being delivered, the feasibility of deliverable works, and the need to prioritise activities, the Catchment Partnership at its meeting in December 2013, identified the Hamble (upper Hamble) and Hermitage as the priorityareas for Catchment Partnership action, with the EHCP paying close attention to the Wallington and Meon as well.The EHCP gets involved in a variety of works including but not limited to;
For further information on the EHCP please see the below pages and links or
Groundwork South is the trading name of The Groundwork South Trust Ltd, a company limited by guarantee and registered in England. Registered Office: Colne Valley Park Centre, Denham Court Drive, Denham, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB9 5PG
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