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Our Core Services:
Wetland creation
Newt fencing
Erosion Control
Ecological Contracting
Reedbed management
Site preparation
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Do you need to create a wetland? JPR Environmental has extensive experience in the design and construction of wetlands ranging in size from school ponds to large lakes, reedbeds and entire nature reserves.

We can advise on a project from the conception through to the design and hydrogeology. We give accurate construction estimates for cost and timescales.

JPR Environmental will manage or undertake the construction phase, depending on the size of project, providing supervision to earthwork contractors to realise designs. We can also provide the necessary ecological services for any wetland project as we work in close association with an ecological consultancy.

Post construction, JPR Environmental can supply native aquatic and marginal plants for your pond or wetland. We also offer a planting service for larger projects, please call us for a competitive quote.

We can assess existing wetlands and write management plans to ensure maximum benefit for wildlife. We also undertake ongoing practical management of wetland areas or can organise and supervise local agricultural contractors to carry out large scale conservation tasks with due sensitivity.

If you are a landowner with a permanently or seasonally waterlogged or marshy area on your land, you could be eligible for government grants to create a wetland.


JPR are able to identify funding sources and even helping with applications for funding from a number of sources including:

Higher Level Environmental Stewardship payments for creation and ongoing management of wetlands (projects qualify through their benefit to biodiversity)
Environment Agency (projects qualify if they alleviate or prevent flooding)
Local drainage boards (again, projects qualify if they alleviate or prevent flooding)
Local wildlife trusts (projects qualify through their benefit to biodiversity)


As an example, the wetland creation project at Hartpury in Gloucestershire was funded by Gloucestershire First, Rural Renaissance and the Gloucestershire Environmental Trust. It is now attracting a wide range of species, including otter, on what was once an empty piece of boggy land.

Call us on 01453 822584 or email us with your wetland enquiry



Examples of previous work on wetlands:

Pond creation for great crested newt mitigation - Filton Airfield, Bristol - BAE Systems
Wetland planting and grazing protection - Steart Marshes - The Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust
Pond clearance - Birmingham Wildlife Trust
Wetland creation - Hartpury
Meadow restoration - Barford

River bank reprofiling work on the River Avon
Steart Marshes wetland reserve The Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust
Wetland reserve planting
Pond clearance for a wildlife site for a nature reserve
Pond clearance
Barford wetland meadow restoration
Wetland meadow restoration
Hartpury national perry pear collection wetland creation scheme
Wetland creation project
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