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