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Title: Audit of 20 rehabilitation projects
Author: M.D. James
Author: N.T.H. Holmes
Document Type: Monograph
Abstract:
The Environment Agency (Thames Region) has for many years promoted nature conservation through its'Flood Defence Committee, redressing some of the adverse legacies of past schemes. In doing so it collaborates with other Agency functions and external organisations. a series of ‘audits’ were undertaken, by RRC, of projects carried out primarily since 1989 mostly through the Thames Region’s Flood Defence Enhancement Programme, as well as those promoted through fisheries, conservation and landscape architects sections. Twenty projects from small enhancements to more complex restoration schemes were chosen which demonstrate examples of bestpractice, innovation and design improvements within river management. The audits give an independent review of some of the region’s extensive array of rehabilitation schemes. Projects audited showed in this report are: Bear Brook - Aylesbury; River Blackwater - Nr. Frimley; River Chess - Nr. Chesham; River Cole - Sevenhampton; River Colne - Watford; River Crane - Twickenham; River Dun - Froxfield; Gatwick Stream - Crawley; Kyd Brook - Nr Bromley; River Mole - Westhumble; River Pool - Catford; River Ravensboume - Bromley; River Roding - Redbridge and River Thame - Winchendon.
Publisher: Environment Agency
Publication Date: 1998
Publication Place: Silsoe
Subject Keywords: RiversRiver rehabilitationAuditingNature conservation policyNature conservationEnvironmental planning
Geographic Keywords: EA South East
Extent: n.p. [97]
Permalink: http://www.environmentdata.org/archive/ealit:285
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