Environmental Management Solutions

Five Rivers is a leading industry specialist in the consultation, design and implementation of ecological and environmental solutions. With over 25 years’ working with nature, our expertise encompasses terrestrial and aquatic habitats with a specific passion for rivers and wetlands.

Our services deliver environmental protection, enhancement and restoration through ecological mitigation, habitat improvement and environmental monitoring. A specialist of choice, Five Rivers delivers innovative, sensitive, and compliance-focused solutions across all sectors.

ecological contractor

Ecological Contracting

Five Rivers are specialists in ecological contracting including ecological mitigation works, habitat creation and habitat management.


environmental monitoring


Monitoring is carried out for a range of purposes, collecting large data sets for significant infrastructure schemes and legislative drivers.


river restoration

Rivers & Wetlands

Five Rivers Environmental Contracting are able to undertake all types of river restoration and wetland restoration.


river bank reapirs

Riparian Landowners

Our team carry out a variety of projects for riparian landowners and projects as part of HLS Environmental Stewardship schemes.


environmental design

Design & Consultancy

Five Rivers have been designing ecological management works for the private and public sector for the last twenty years.


woodland management

Habitat Management

Five Rivers Environmental have a proven track record in providing cost effective and long lasting habitat management services across the UK.


habitat mitigation

Ecological Mitigation

Our specialists provide expert advice on Ecological Mitigation, Biodiversity Gain, Ecological Compensation, and Ecological Enhancement.


ecological fish surveys

Fish Survey

Five Rivers Environmental offer a multitude of fisheries sampling, surveys and monitoring services for freshwater fish populations.



2020 - 2021 Five Rivers EOY Results

Five Rivers Environmental Contracting Announce Record Turnover of £20 million

  Five Rivers Environmental Contracting announce a record-breaking year which continues the trend of the business doubling in size for the fourth consecutive year. The resulting £20 million turnover for 2020/2021 is even more impressive considering the operational and economic impact of Covid-19. “2020/2021 has been an extremely challenging year for Five Rivers, as it… Read more »

Case Studies

Ecological monitoring on two rivers in South Wales: Fish Surveys, Macroinvertebrate Sampling and Flow Monitoring.

Five Rivers were contracted to deliver a programme of ecological monitoring on two rivers in South Wales. The aim was to design a fish, macroinvertebrate and flow baseline monitoring programme as part of a wider project to assess the impact of discharges from a number of wastewater treatment works. We carried out walkover assessments to... Read more »