Burnham, Nigel
January 2007
Farmers Weekly;1/12/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 2, p23
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the coastal realignment or managed retreat project of the British Environment Agency (EA), which calls for flooding localized areas of farmland with sea water as an alternative use for farm assets. The program began in July 2006 at Wallasea Island in Essex, England with the Wallasea Wetlands Creation Project, which was conceived to improve flood defenses and restore bird habitats lost to development during the 1990s.


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