9. Chenies Bottom habitat enhancement

Aims: Involve people with their local waterbodies; Improve wildlife corridors

Water body: River Chess
Project description

Project to improve instream habitat along an overwide section of the river carried out by the River Chess Association.

 Volunteers led by the River Chess Association used a number of techniques to enhance river habitat using locally sourced, large woody debris. An overwide section of the river was narrowed and deflectors were installed to create holding habitat for fish.  

Project lead: River Chess Association
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Project start: November 2013
Project end: November 2013
Funding source:

Design by LTD Design Consultants and build by Garganey Consulting. From an original concept by the Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust.