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Additional monitoring at the Tollesbury site - FD1101

Summary Objectives:-
To monitor changes in estuary bathymetry, sediment dynamics, soil character, and colonisation by invertebrate infauna and halophytes during the early development of a managed set-back site in Tollesbury, Essex. To investigate the impact of invertebrates on saltmarsh development.

Key Customer Purpose:-
Improve understanding of the impacts and development of managed set-back schemes in order to provide guidance to the operating authorities.
Project Documents
• Information Leaflet : Additional Monitoring at the Tollesbury site   (0k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1996

To: 2002

Cost: £326,487
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Natural Environment Research Council
Environmental Protection              
Flood and Coastal Defence              
Flood Defence              
Fields of Study
Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management