Tag Archives: biodiversity

River restoration on the River Beane
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Restoring the River Beane, a Chalk Stream

Salix enabled the restoration of wetlands and chalk stream habitat whilst bypassing a weir which was a listed heritage feature

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Restoring the River Mimram, Tewin

Restoring the river Mimram whilst protecting the local population of water voles and increasing the biodiversity

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Re-naturalising River Nairn

Restored wetlands provide water quality benefits, slow the flow and create diverse habitats for invertebrates, fish, mammals and birds Project Background The River Nairn at Aberader Estate had a long…

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River in July
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River Quaggy: Lewisham

The river in July Salix were involved in the construction of in-channel features to help restore the River Quaggy in Lewisham. The River Quaggy is classified as a chalk stream….

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Hoveton Broad established
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Hoveton Broad, Wetlands Restoration

The Hoveton Wetlands Restoration project aims to deliver the restoration of Hoveton Great Broad (HGB) and Hudson’s Bay. Salix were appointed by Natural England to complete a major desilting and…

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Aerial shot of erosion management works
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Salix Erosion Products Used in Flood Protection Repair Works

Salix’s erosion management products used in works to repair flood defences. Rock Rolls, Coir Rolls, native wetland plants and VMax C350 were all essential ingredients.

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