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Our Environmental Performance

“There has been a complete step change in our pollutions team over the past two years and this is reflected in the far higher level of self-reporting as new systems and processes kick in

Working to protect bathing water quality

Working to protect bathing water quality

Naturally, having a falconer on your local beach may raise a few eyebrows, but as part of our Bathing Water Enhancement Programme (BWEP), this work is not only unusual - but will help to ensure bathing water quality as good as it can be.

Protecting Hampshire’s rivers

The Test and the Itchen rivers are among the world's finest examples of chalk streams, writes Nigel Hepworth, water resources policy manager. They are sometimes called 'England's rain forests' such is the diversity of life they support.