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United Kingdom: Peak District: Rewilding the rivers

Guardian: For Warren Slaney the devil is in the details. Details that could easily escape the attention of many visitors to the Peak District national park, because Warren's world exists along the edges and the margins and beneath the surface of the rivers he manages as head keeper of the Duke of Rutland's 3,800-acre Haddon estate (haddonestate.co.uk) in the Derbyshire dales. For the fishing fraternity, there are few finer examples of rivercraft than along these stretches of the Wye, the Lathkill and the...