Tales from the river bank - blogs, vlogs and latest happenings

It's Time to Start Your River Adventures

Enjoy our blog posts with exciting details of our project updates and how you can get involved and explore the beauty of our fabulous River Teign.

SALMON – A production about People, rivers and kindness by MED Theatre. Coming on the 4th September

July 7, 2021

SALMON is only one element of the four-year River Teign Restoration Project but is one that we hope will draw new visitors to the River Teign, engaging them with the issues that face the river.

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Smoltification – that’s the name of the game!

May 11, 2021

We thought we’d share this video with you. How stunning are these little beauties? Not much longer than your finger (assuming you’ve got big man’s hands like me). This is a gathering of Smolts. Having spent several years in the River as Parr, they are now getting ready for the […]

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Skunk Cabbage – The big, the bad and the smelly!

May 4, 2021

As if that isn’t enough it’s also a bit of a bully. Skunk cabbage (Lysichiton americanus) is also known as American Skunk Cabbage, Eastern Skunk Cabbage and Swamp Lantern all very accurate and descriptive names as we will get onto in a bit. It doesn’t belong in the UK originating […]

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April 14, 2021

A local fish and river conservation project is celebrating after being awarded a grant of £243,100 from The National Lottery Heritage Fund. Led by the Teign Angling & Conservation Association (TACA) this four year project aims to increase the numbers of Salmon and Sea Trout returning to the River Teign […]

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Welcome to the River Teign Restoration Project

March 16, 2021

Welcome to our new website We hope you enjoy our journey restoring our fabulous River Teign

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