Make It Digital
Search the BBC
Search the BBC
This page was last updated in October 2014.
We've left it here for reference
Rivers and streams news
BBC News about Rivers and streams
Kayaker goes missing in Norway
A kayaker from Scarborough is missing in a swollen river in Norway.
Floods trap old fish on meadows
Hundred of fish, some up to 30 years old, are rescued from receding floodwater in Worcestershire.
Missing boy's mum 'still hopeful'
The mother of a eight-year-old boy who went missing after falling into the River Wear says she still hopes her son will be found.
Fish pass is officially opened
A fish pass, which helps salmon reach their spawning grounds, is built in Dorset.
'Most-improved' rivers revealed
The 10 most improved rivers in England and Wales, including the Thames, the River Taff and the Mersey Basin, are listed by the Environment Agency.
River re-routed to create wetland
A new wetland habitat is being created at a West Sussex nature reserve by moving the Woods Mill river.
Dramatic river rescue in Peru
Two Spanish tourists and three Peruvians were rescued from a raging river after their car plunged 100 metres down an embankment.
River protection project launched
A project to protect and improve river access in Devon and Cornwall is launched in the region.
Voting starts for 'best and worst' rivers in England and Wales
A survey to find the best-loved and most neglected rivers in England and Wales is launched by conservationists.
Survey seeks nominations for best UK river
A new survey is asking for your nominations for the best and worst rivers in England and Wales.
Gravel beds improve river habitat
New gravel beds have been laid on a stretch of the River Medway in Kent to improve the habitat for wildlife including kingfishers and trout.