Have your say on the River Styles Framework



Macquarie University is undertaking research on river management practice and use of the River Styles Framework. This will help us to:

  • Make improvements to the existing tool
  • Prioritise new features
  • Support river management practices through applications and professional development

The survey has 25 questions and should take 15 minutes to complete.

P.S. if you think you know someone who may be interested in taking part in this survey, please feel free to forward the link to them.

How River Styles Can Help You


Broaden your professional skills

Hands-on River Styles training courses to suit a range of environmental industries

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Support decision-making with science

A scaffolded, integrative scientific basis for environmental decision making

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Free access to extensive resources

Connecting you with more than 10 years of River Styles learning

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Intensive Training Courses for Environmental Managers


“We love the lightbulb moments, when the practitioners on our courses just ‘get it’!”

Associate Professor Kirstie Fryirs
Co-developer of the River Styles Framework



“Using the River Styles framework will change the way you see and interpret rivers, and can transform river management decision making.”

Professor Gary Brierley
Co-developer of the River Styles Framework

Upcoming training opportunities



River Styles has real-world impact


Applied internationally

Australia, New Zealand, USA, Brazil and China with more to come

150,000+ km of stream length River Styled

including 90% of >3rd order streams in NSW

60+ River Styles

identified to date
How is River Styles being applied in practice?



4 Steps to knowing your catchment with the River Styles Framework


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