River Manager, Conservators of the River Cam
Jed Ramsay is the River Manager at Conservators of the River Cam. He is responsible for overall management of the navigation authority on the River Cam. He and his team look after the River Cam through Cambridge, including: Channel maintenance; Lock maintenance & operation; Property portfolio management; Capital works programming and management; and all navigation related issues.
The mission of the Conservators of the River Cam is to maintain the River Cam between Mill Pit and Bottisham Lock in a good navigable condition; strike a balance between the needs of all the river users and riverside landowners and residents; and manage the river in a manner sensitive to environmental interests.
Prior to taking up his current post, Jed worked for the Environment Agency, first as a River Engineer and then as Waterways Team Leader.