Hoveton Great Broad Stance

BASG has engaged with the IFM to assessment the data and science associated with the closure to fish passage and bio-manipulation of  Hoveton Great Broad under a £4.5m restoration project being managed by Natural England. You can download the reports here: Hoveton Great Broad Bio-Manipulation Report on bioremediation of Hoveton Great Broad by exclusion of…

Wensum Flow and Abstraction

After some continued dialogue with the Agency, we have finally seen the reforms being forced on abstractors along the Wensum Valley. The process overseen by Natural England, protecting the health of the SSSI/SAC designated river is broken into 3 sections. Source to Fakenham (AP5), Fakenham to Swanton Morley (AP7), Swanton Morley to Hellesdon Mill (AP8).…

Hoveton Great Broad Restoration Project: Seasonal Comparative Fish Surveys Summary Report

The Hoveton Wetlands Restoration project aims to deliver the restoration of Hoveton Great Broad and Hudson’s Bay. This will be achieved through a combination of sediment removal and biomanipulation, restoring them to Favourable Condition / Good Ecological Status. The project will also improve the existing access to and onto the site, create new access through…

Environment Group meeting 17-01-19

Distributed to Subscribing Volunteers, Members & Directors of the Environment Group BASG Environment Group Meeting Minutes of the meeting held on Thursday 17th January 2019 7.00pm at Dragonfly House 1.In  Attendance. J Currie  (Chair), D Todd (Secretary), K Allen, S. Roberts, A Carpenter,  P Doggett, N George (Gamekeeper HGB), E Winter (EA/NE), R Sanderson (EA),…

Sustain Group meeting 07-11-18

Distributed to Subscribing Volunteers, Members & Directors of the Sustain Group BASG – Communications Strategy Meeting Venue Norwich Posterity-IT Wednesday 7th Nov 2018 15:00 – 17:00 Attendees Kelvin Allen, Tim Coleman, Alan Kirby, David Todd and Andy Link The meeting was called following the previous sustain committee and members felt that a focused session around…

Environment Group Meeting 11-10-18

Distributed to Subscribing Volunteers, Members & Directors of the Environment  Group Sub Group Environment  Sub Group   Location: Date 11/10/18 Attendees: JC, AC, DT, SL, SR, PD   Absent: AK, RA, MS     Item No. Priority Discussion /Agreed Action To be Actioned By Deadline Comment Status 1. Salinity Project, Lots of recent salt incursions…