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Beavers' do dam good work cleaning water, research reveals

Wednesday 9th May 2018

Eurasian beaver in water eating twigBeavers have been shown to reduce pollution entering water supplies. Photo, Michael Symes

Beavers could help clean up polluted rivers and stem the loss of valuable soils from farms, new research shows.

Tagged with: Species, Beavers, Devon, Devon Wildlife Trust, Hydrology, Richard Brazier, Sediment, University of Exeter, Water quality