Five Rivers Environmental Contracting Ltd


Five Rivers Environmental Contracting Limited is dedicated to nature conservation and habitat creation, restoration and management. We have carried out environmental consulting and contracting works for the last twenty years and specialise in works that require thought and careful consideration of the particular site constraints. All projects are delivered on time and within budget whilst enjoying the experience and confidence of a subject matter expert in the field. The majority of our work is carried out in restricted sites of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) and, as such, we are continually striving to deliver projects within ecological best practices. To this end, all works are carried out in compliance with all environmental standards and legislation and Five Rivers continues to enjoy its standing as an accredited ISO14001 business.

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Design & Consultancy

Five Rivers Environmental Contracting has been designing ecological management works for the private and public sector for the last twenty years.


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Rivers & Wetland

Five Rivers Environmental Contracting has an extensive appreciation and proven track record in river and wetland restoration and creation.



Ponds & Lakes

Five Rivers Environmental Contracting boasts an extensive in-house knowledge in the design and management of ponds, lakes and wetland features  for both the public and private client.



Grassland & Heathland

Five Rivers Environmental Contracting has an extensive knowledge in working and managing diverse and unique grassland habitats including high value projects in the translocation of calcareous grasslands.


Scrub Clearance


Five Rivers Environmental Contracting has over twenty years proven experience in woodland management, maintenance and creation.



Private Riparian Clients

Five Rivers Environmental Contracting has over twenty years’ experience in land management works working for both the public and private client.



Landscape Scale Works

Five Rivers Environmental Contracting has the depth of knowledge, experience and vision to deliver projects on a larger landscape scale.



Management Plans

Five Rivers Environmental Contracting has a track record of writing and delivering management plans to enhance and restore habitats over a number of years.



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Caught on Camera!

Otter Spotted at River Restoration Site. This site on the River Avon near Salisbury was restored just over one year ago by Five Rivers for the benefit of local wildlife. The landowner was given a trail camera for Christmas and almost instantly captured these images. Signs of otter had already been reported in the area but… Read more »

Case studies

Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems (SUDS) and Floodplain Enhancement

The River Wensum River Restoration and Floodplain Enhancement Project had three main themes to the project: 1) River restorationImprove the physical habitats and biodiversity of 2.5 km of the River Wensum SSSI/SAC. 2) Floodplain reconnection and enhancementImprove the functionality and connectivity of the floodplain and restore and develop wetland habitats, notably in excess of 10 ha of reedbeds and other... Read more »