36. Fine Sediment Investigation

Themes: Water Quality, Habitats and Wildlife; Status and monitoring


  • That water quality, temperature and river bed quality are such that they support chalk stream ecology

Project description

An investigation will be commissioned to understand the spatial and temporal variation in fine sediment inputs to the River Beane, the sources of fine sediment, their ecological impacts and possible measures to rectify.


Project lead: Environment Agency
Funding source: Environment Agency
Project start: 2017
Project end: 2018
Contact for more information: Jack Herriot
Sediment pathway

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