Green Party secures reintroduction of beavers to the Forest of Dean

10 December 2017

Councillor Sid Phelps of the Forest of Dean Green Party has successfully argued for the reintroduction of beavers to help reduce flooding risks in the Lydbrook area.

Beavers naturally build dams that stop flood waters from rushing down hills, but are held back and released more slowly.

Read more about the campaign here and in the local press.