Defra to fund schemes to boost water quality

Farmers and landowners will be incentivised to get involved in nature-based solutions that benefit rivers and streams under schemes launched by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs as part of the Agriculture Act. Peatland recovery, wetland creation and tree planting are among the activities for which landowners can apply for public funding.

Standard content for Members only

To continue reading this article, please log into your Utility Week Account or subscribe now.

Already registered?

Log in

Request a call back