Over the years we’ve done a lot of work to revitalise conservation ponds and wetlands. We have both the trained staff and specialist equipment required for this very important work – in fact we are now virtually semi-aquatic!

New aquatic planting Bed Creation

Creating new aquatic planting beds in a large lake


One of our latest clients was the charity Froglife for whom we worked to create a thriving matrix of small and diverse watery habitats for our threatened amphibians across South Yorkshire throughout 2014.

Leeshall Pond Creation on behalf of Froglife

The Pictorial Meadows team clearing scrub and digging new ponds

Conservation Leeshall Pond Creation

One of the new homes for the amphibians!

As always these sites are sensitive and need a multi-skilled approach so it was great to be able to offer everything from initial survey and project planning through to provision of plant and personnel to sensitively clear encroaching vegetation, dredge and redistribute the silt and translocate the resulting wetland edge material afterwards.