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Last edited 03 May 2021
Biodiversity in new housing developments: creating wildlife-friendly communities, published by the NHBC Foundation in April 2021 defines a check dam as: ‘A small barrier within a swale or rill to slow flows, control erosion and trap sediment. They may be constructed from large stones or logs or other material.’
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