2014 News (Environment)

Volunteers get their feet wet for river wildlife

A group of 120 volunteers and staff from Dorset Wildlife Trust (DWT) and Sembcorp Bournemouth Water have put in 600 hours of work to clear the Gussage Stream near Wimborne of 2km (1.5miles) of weed and vegetation to support rare and threatened wildlife, such as otters and white-clawed crayfish. 


Water company installs ultrasonic system to kill off algae

ULTRASONIC sound waves are being used to kill off algae at an East Dorset reservoir.