Natural Capital Specialists

Nature-based solutions.

We believe nature is the solution. At FiveRivers we deliver innovative nature-based solutions through investing, protecting and enhancing our natural capital.
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Our services

Doing what we do best.

A member of the FiveRivers team during a hydrometry and telemetry project

Caring for the environment is at the core of our values, and we know that sound environmental decisions are based on accurate and reliable data.

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Habitat restoration and creation is in the fabric of FiveRivers.

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Avoiding damage to the natural world and increasing biodiversity, where possible, is key to limiting the impact that we have on the world around us.

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Our roots are in practical contracting, and we use this practical experience in our ecological design and consultancy serviceswith aethos that focuses on sustainable environmental improvements that maximise environmental benefit. 

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A specialist of choice.

FiveRivers delivers customer reassurance by meeting the most demanding industry accreditations and certificates of competetence for safety, management, and delivery.

ISO Cert No. 7071

Latest news

From the source.

One of our key priorities at Five Rivers is to be an employer of choice
7th June 2023

FiveRivers is pleased to introduce a personal and professional development group called ‘Future Leaders,’ a concept brought together and led by Managing Director Martin Whitfield.  

6th June 2023

Last week we celebrated one of our Site Managers, Aaron McDonnell, 10-year work anniversary.

2nd May 2023

Using nature-based solutions to improve water quality and reduce operational and maintenance costs of water in reservoirs.

Rivers & Biodiversity Net Gain
5th April 2023

FiveRivers are perfectly placed to survey, design and build the required net gain for developers relating to rivers. An exciting opportunity for biodiversity and FiveRivers!

11th January 2023

FiveRivers is pleased to announce the successful completion of the first stages of scoping and outline designs for the Affinity Water AMP7 river restoration framework. FiveRivers was awarded places on Lots 1 (Design) and 2 (Construction) in April 2020. The framework is a series of projects across approximately fourteen river catchments, in the Affinity Water...

6th October 2022

FiveRivers is pleased to announce that we have recently become an LLP (Limited Liability Partnership). It has always been the driving force of Jason Lovering, our founder and CEO, that FiveRivers is about its people and the rewarding of them, not just financially, but with a voice and responsibility. By becoming an LLP, we are...

FiveRivers has secured a place as a key supplier on Thames Water River Restoration Framework
15th September 2022

We are extremely pleased to announce that FiveRivers, in partnership with The Rivers Trusts, has secured a place as a key supplier on Thames Water River Restoration Framework – focusing on river habitat improvement elements of their Water Industry National Environment Program (WINEP). 

9th September 2022

On 22nd June, colleagues Jacob Dew and Kenneth Agyekum-Kwatiah, attended the 2022 CIEEM Awards Ceremony. We were shortlisted in the Medium Consultancy category, having submitted out application back in February.

Left to right: Robert Knight, Jacob Dew, Ali Nicholas, Tom Grayling, Martin Whitfield, Luke Roberts
23rd August 2022

FiveRivers, an award winning environmental and natural capital specialist, has recently concluded its restructure of the management board. The restructure has been built to enable us to deliver against our mission ‘to deliver innovative nature-based solutions through investing, protecting, and enhancing in our natural capital.’

22nd June 2022

National Insect Week - What are freshwater macroinvertebrates? How do we survey them and what good looks like.

Case studies

Design & Build Erosion Protection

South England
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Flex MSE Bank Protection

Conwy, Wales
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Southern Water Fish Surveys

Kent and Sussex
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Eel Screen Fish Rescue

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Water Waste Investigations

Southern England
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    Our culture, our approach, and our respect for the environment, has not only delivered incredible growth but also made us an employer of choice within the sector.

    Junior Environmental Consultant Design & Consultancy

    Junior Environmental Consultant As a Junior Environmental Consultant at FiveRivers, you’ll be joining a team of…

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    Aquatic Ecologist - FiveRivers Environmental Contracting Ltd  As an Aquatic Ecologist at FiveRivers, you’ll be joining…

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    Site Operative/General Labourer – Environmental FiveRivers are a widely recognised industry specialist in the consultation, design and…

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