Siltation Research project

The background to the Avon Estuary Siltation Research Project (AESRP) is described in the following document – Avon Estuary Siltation Research Proposal.  However, some important local observations also helped influence the decision to investigate river siltation.  These ’local wisdoms and anecdotes’ are included  here and are slowly being added to as information is provided to the ACA:- Ancient Wisdoms and Anecdotes