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Solent project considers what to do with dredged sediment

15/11/2017

Recognising that local stakeholders are keen to use more of the sediment that is dredged in the Solent beneficially, ABPmer has been commissioned by the Solent Forum to explore opportunities for doing this in the region.

Modifying structures for biodiversity enhancement

01/11/2017

In recent years, an increasing amount of research has been directed towards the idea of enhancing the ecological value of coastal structures. 

Cost benefit analysis of using dredged sediment to restore and create intertidal habitat

13/09/2017

In November 2016 we hosted a national conference that considered the beneficial use of dredged sediment for habitat restoration or creation. 

RSPB Skinflats managed realignment

21/08/2017

We have been commissioned by RSPB Scotland to provide the technical design and prepare the associated Environmental Statement for their proposed managed realignment at their Skinflats Reserve on the Firth of Forth.

Unique designs for a major coastal lagoon system on Wallasea Island have been approved

02/08/2017

In 28 July 2017, Members of Essex County Council’s Development and Regulation Committee resolved to approve proposals for the final phase of the RSPB’s landscape-scale habitat creation scheme on Wallasea Island.

ABPmer helps develop new coastal restoration project

26/07/2017

ABPmer has teamed up with Capita AECOM to help the Environment Agency undertake a new managed realignment project on the south coast (Southmoor, Langstone Harbour). 

25 years of marine habitat creation in the UK

02/03/2017

Did you know it is now more than 25 years since the first managed realignment was carried out in the UK; the Northey Island project on the Blackwater Estuary in 1991?

Colin Scott joins CEDA Working Group on Beneficial Use of Sediment

18/01/2017

This great photo was taken by Colin Scott in Delft this morning. A specialist in coastal habitat creation and restoration, Colin is attending the first meeting of the Central Dredging Association (CEDA) Working Group on Beneficial Use of Sediment (WGBU) today at the CEDA HQ in Delft, the Netherlands.

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