Thursday, September 06, 2007

We won't destroy the Lodes, trust pledges

National Trust officials have hit back at claims plans to extend a nature reserve in the Fens could threaten historic waterways.

But the option of lowering the Cambridgeshire Lodes is still one of a number of options being considered by the Environment Agency, which manages the waters.

Public consultation over the plans is expected later this year.

More here and here.