Offwell Woodland & Wildlife Trust

Promoting the British Countryside


About us Conservation Education Wildlife Habitats Maps Search Resources Sponsors


The Wetlands Restoration Project
The Lake

wpe12.jpg (39312 bytes)
Two 20 tonne swing shovels reclaim the lake

A description of the Southern Lake Area before restoration, the work to be done and the resulting benefits to wildlife.  Contains many images showing progress of the work.

Civil Engineer's Plan
Diagrams showing the construction plans for a new spillway and sluice gate to control water depth in the Southern Lake.

1991 Botanical Survey
Botanical Survey of the Southern Lake Area conducted in July 1991, shortly after completion of restoration.



froganimb.gif (5459 bytes)



Copyright Offwell Woodland & Wildlife Trust 1998/9 & 2000/1/2/3/4

All the information including images, charts, movies and sounds is provided copyright free, only for educational use by: schools, colleges and universities unless you are making a charge. If you wish to use information or any part of this site for commercial purposes or for any purpose where a charge is made then you must get permission, so make sure you contact us first. Remember, if you are not a school, college or university you must obtain permission to use any part of this website. Note that company logos are reproduced with permission and remain copyright of their respective owners.