IWA/CRT Joint Resources

IWA is working with Canal & River Trust to support waterway restoration groups by running workshops and producing a series of resources. 

Documents in the restoration series so far include:

Restoration Work Stages (interactive PDF) - details the core tasks of feasibility, design and construction that need to be completed within any waterway restoration project.

Restoration Work Plan (PDF) - table with a project plan overview.

Epic Engineering (PDF) - Showcasing what can be achieved while restoring our waterways

Heritage in Waterway Restoration Projects (PDF) - Guidance for restoration groups on making the most of their heritage.

Local Planning (PDF) - Delivering inland waterway restoration projects in England and Wales

Interpretation Toolkit (interactive PDF) - The toolkit is designed to help restoration groups tell the story of their project.  Individual sections are as follows:

Water Adds Value (summary)

Water Adds Value (full report) (PDF)

Funding Toolkit (Interactive PDF) - sections on governance, types of funding, writing applications and how to move forward once the decision has been made.