Today I attended the Floodplain Reconnection (Stage 0) GIS data release webinar hosted by the Dorset Catchment Partnerships. The webinar introduced the Environment Agency's Floodplain Reconnection (Stage Zero) Opportunity map GIS layers. Natural Flood Management lead Aly Maxwell and consultant hydrogeomorphologist Peter Stone explained how the layers have been created and used in project planning for multiple benefits.
Blog Posts for: Stage 0
Yesterday, some of the RRC team tuned into a webinar on Stage 0 river restoration, organised by EUROPARC Atlantic Isles, and run by Colin Thorne. Several presenters were involved and provided examples of Stage 0 restoration applied to US rivers in Oregon, before comparing to UK examples.