17. River Brent Improvement Project in Brent Valley Park

Theme: Making Rivers More Natural

Objectives:

  • 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

Project description

The River Brent Improvement Project in Brent Valley Park includes a range of habitat enhancements delivered by local volunteers with London Wildlife Trust (LWT) to support ecological resilience of aquatic organisms inhabiting the River Brent between Greenford and Hanwell.

Works include: marginal habitat and reedbed enhancements; weir removal; brash berm installation and aquatic planting.

Follow this link to LWT website for more information.

 

Project lead: LWT
Project partners: Ealing Council

Design by LTD Design Consultants and build by Garganey Consulting.