Habitats: Reedbeds, swamps & fens

Management creation and restoration

Flora locale training and other events

If you would like to suggest a new training event for this topic then please let us know.

Flora locale publications, guidance & documents on this website

Buying native flora Advisory Note   (Flora locale, 2005) Printed copies available (email info@floralocale.org)
Reed propagation   (Brian Uttley/Flora locale, 2003)
Sustainable drainage (SUDS) and created wetlands   Restoration Library Master Page
The Grazing Advice Partnership (GAP)   The GAP website provides resources (information, discussion forum, case studies) about extensive grazing of high-value nature land, including wood pastures, heath & moor, grasslands and coastal habitats.
Mowing   Master page in the Restoration Library
UK National Ecosystem Assessment   A major analysis of the state of UK ecosystems, the benefits provided by the UK's natural heritage and options for the future.

If you have a suggestion for a document or guide that would be useful for this topic then please let us know.

Case Studies on Flora locale's website

Steart Peninsula, Severn Estuary (WWT)external web site Mudflat, saltmarsh & freshwater wetland creation
Great Fen Projectexternal web site Wetland creation & restoration on a large scale
Wetland Vision for Englandexternal web site Strategic project for wetlands
Restoring wildlife on farmsexternal web site Case studies and information
Nature after Mineralsexternal web site Quarry site restoration: case studies & advice
Our Green SpaceImproving management of rural greenspace
Osprey Quay, PortlandVegetated shingle restoration, reedbed creation

If you are aware of a project that would be a good Case Study for this topic then please let us know.

Creation of artificial wetlands for wastewater treatment on the Wastewater Gardens International website
Various other items on the Nature after minerals website

The fen management handbook (Scottish Natural Heritage)
Fen management and handbook (RSPB)

How to create and manage reedbeds Sussex Otters and Rivers Partnership
Advice on managing reedbeds for invertebrates (Buglife)
The future of reedbed management (RSPB Information and Advice Note, 2009)
Establishing new reedbeds on mineral sites (Nature After Minerals website)
Bringing reedbeds to life (RSPB Project 2010-11)
Land management for Bitterns (RSPB Conservation Advice)
Bittern: ecology (RSPB, 2005)
Reedbed management for bitterns (RSPB, 1994)

Managing wet scrub

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