11. Banks Farm restoration project

Themes: Fisheries; Natural rivers

Objectives:

  • 2. All constraints and risks to the establishment of thriving fish populations (comprising an appropriate range of species) within the Adur and Ouse systems will be identified.
  • 10. Identify, research and find funding sources for re-naturalisation projects throughout the catchment.

Project description

Habitat creation on the Bevern stream to improve the river for coarse fish populations.

Project type: River restoration
WFD status: Moderate
WFD overall status objective: Good
Benefiting species/habitats: Fish, in-channel and marginal aquatic flora and fauna
Total area covered by project: Bevern stream
Project lead: OART
Project partners: Environment Agency
Funding source: Environment Agency
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Project start: April 2012
Project end: May 2014
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Design by LTD Design Consultants and build by Garganey Consulting. From an original concept by the Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust.