Who are you?
I work for the Eden Rivers Trust and have recently been appointed as the Catchment Engagement Officer for the Eden Demonstration Test Catchment project.
What is your role in the project?
My role within the project will be to engage with landowners, farmers and local stakeholders in the Eden catchment to encourage support and participation in the Demonstration Test Catchment Project and develop the local social framework required to support future aspects of the project.
What is your background?
I have worked for the Eden Rivers Trust for 6 years as the main point of contact with the farming community, carrying out riparian habitat restoration projects and delivering advice on nutrient management and mitigation against diffuse pollution from agriculture. My background and education is in agriculture and along with other family members run a mixed (mainly beef cattle) farm near Temple Sowerby in the Eden Valley.
Where can I find more information about you?
There is more information about me on the Eden Rivers Trust website.
How do I contact you?
I can be contacted at:
The Eden Rivers Trust
Units O and Q
Skirsgill Business Park
will at edenirverstrust.org.uk