12. Mutton Brook river & floodplain improvements

Themes: Reducing Pollution; Making Rivers More Natural; Access and Recreation


  • By 2027, it will have a ‘good’ ability to support wildlife
  • Transforming up to 10 kilometres of heavily modified river to a more natural condition by 2021
  • Creating or improving 12 miles of riverside access for walking, cycling and the disabled throughout the catchment

Project description

Potential for improvements to the river, riparian zone and floodplain of the Mutton Brook exist at several sites to benefit local wildlife and improve enjoyment of waterside walks including the Capital Ring Route.

Grid reference: TQ26388878

Design by LTD Design Consultants and build by Garganey Consulting.