The Canal is owned by NPL Group and they are responsible for the infrastructure of Ulverston Canal.
For any issues related to that, please contact Roger Warren at


UCRG are a voluntary group with no jurisdiction over the maintenance of the Canal. You can use the contact form to send us information or find out about events etc.

If you see a bird in distress on the canal, please contact Caroline on 07825134662.  You can also post a message on our Facebook page to let others know. 
Bardsea Bird Sanctuary (Tamsin, also on Facebook) is another port of call if you see any birds in distress in the South Lakes area.

If you find dead wild waterfowl (swans, geese or ducks) or other dead wild birds, such as gulls or birds of prey, you should report them to the Defra helpline (03459 33 55 77). Do not touch or pick up any dead or visibly sick birds that you find.

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