Employed by a Highland estate, McGowan Ltd carried out a range of ditch blocking techniques to raise the existng water levels on Moidach More SSSI using specialist low ground pressure machines

Location: Dava, by Grantown on Spey
Type of works: Peatland Restoration
Contract Value: £35,000

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Project Notes:

  • A total of 7,230 metres of ditch blocking using peat dams
  • 320 metres of plastic dam installation
  • Low ground pressure equipment
  • Highly designated area