Trap The Cr*p – Sediment Trap Field day

About the event​

Discussion was had about the benefits of an effective wetland or sediment trap - What is the nutrient loss mitigation possible from a well-designed system? What does a well-designed system look like and what is the difference in design for solving Phosphorus/sediment vs Nitrogen issues?

We heard from farmers who have installed wetlands/sediment traps - What is the cost and effort involved? And what is their advice to others interested in developing their own system.

Discussions by experts covered:

  • Soil mapping and understanding
  • Water and Contaminant pathways
  • Pomahaka Water Care Group
  • Catchment history, land use and catchment load.
  • Future use of nutrients, relation to soil test and nutrient recommendations.

Downloadable resources

Click on the title to download.

Images from the day


This product has been added to your cart