The Woodland Trust

Publication date:

July 2018

Publication type:

Case study



Flood management at Sussex Horse Rescue case study, 2018

This case study looks at the multiple benefits for people and wildlife of natural flood management.

It examines the work carried out on land owned and managed by the Sussex Horse Rescue Trust, much of which is within the River Uck floodplain.

The study explains how the planting of hedgerows and woodland was designed to intercept overland water flow during flooding events.

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