The Environment Agency is currently dredging at both banks of the River Parrett downstream of Moorland House Farm.
They have so far removed over 7,600m³ of silt along a 445 metre length. There are currently 3 excavating machines working 5 days a week.
Over the next couple of weeks the following activities will take place:
– Dredging will continue downstream of Moorland House Farm on both banks of the River Parrett;
– EA will be moving into the main compound at Gillards in Burrowbridge.
Dredging Today Staff, May 20, 2014