Looking ahead

Tenure and topography are major constraints and, whatever the tenure, the lie of the land limits what can be done to enhance the wetland interest immediately surrounding the Mere. The topography also constrains opportunities for improving access without causing disturbance. Nevertheless, at Shaw Green Willows (see above) an exciting programme of wetland management and creation can be


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