Risk Assessment for Stream Clears, March 2021
Aquatic Invertebrate Survey, Westbrook (Gomes), Summer 2020
Westbrook Walkover Survey by the South East Rivers Trust
Feedback from a walkover survey undertaken by South East Rivers Trust (SERT) in September 2019, looking particularly at the issues of abstraction/water quantity, water quality, barrier to fish and eel passage and habitats (in particular siltation and shading).
Local Green Space Designation
The Westbrook and Stonebridge Pond are designated as Local Green Spaces in the adopted Swale Borough Local Plan, 2017
Local Green Space designation is a way to provide special protection against development for green areas of particular importance to local communities.
More information on Local Green Space designations can be found here:
and on Local Green Spaces in Swale here:
RHS It’s Your Neighbourhood Judging Results:
The Natural Control of Japanese Knotweed JKW Info Pack
Wander around the Westbrook – self-guided walking tour of the stream a-walk-along-the-westbrook-and-stonebridge-stream-pdf
Stream Clear – Dos and Don’ts – How to Keep Safe and Protect the Environment
Westbrook Stream and Stonebridge Pond Management Plan, 2016-2020:
Westbrook Stream Walkover Survey – Carol J Donaldson Associates on behalf of Medway Swale Estuary Partnership (1.4MB)