River bank stabilisation guide

The careful design of bank stabilisation and protection is crucial to maintain the special landscape character of the Broads.

The Broads Authority is keen to see the use of more subtle forms of bank protection in  appropriate areas. This guide is intended to give landowners advice on the best method to use and provides important information on how to achieve the same high standard that the Authority sets  for its own work.

The guide focuses on protecting an eroding river bank from the natural effects of wave or other action and covers these topics:

River bank stabilisation guide (PDF)