Essex Rivers Hub

Case studies for farmers and landowners

These case studies are of particular relevance to farmers and landowners.

Managing Woody Debris - When to remove, reposition, leave or introduce it

Managing Woody Debris in Rivers, Streams and Floodplains

Floods and Dredging - A Reality Check

Winter Cover Crops

Focus on Ditching- Chelmer & Blackwater Newsletter

Sustainable River Maintenance  

DEFRA Consultation - Basic Rules for Farmers to tackle Diffuse Pollution from Agriculture.

 

Some informative factsheets for land owners and businesses, provided by the Cheshire Wildlife Trust:

Get Your Site Right - This document highlights those key activties that all businesses can relate to, which have the potential to pollute local watercourses and groundwater supplies.

Polluter Pays - Serious and significant pollution incidents can harm people and the environment as well as damage your business.

Site Drainage - Understanding your site drainage is vital to preventing pollution in your local watercourse and groundwater supply.

 

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