Floating Reed islands are bespoke portable floating refuges, which provide instant cover, habitat and protection for fish, invertebrates and mammals. The modular floating frame supports pre-established (vegetated) coir fibre plant pallets.
BritishFlora can offer a complete design, supply and installation service for floating islands.
- Establishing Vegetation in water depths over 1m
- Fisheries – nursery for juvenile fish
- Aesthetic Planting
- Biodiverse Planting
- Reduce erosion of banks, dissipate wave action
- Wildlife habitat – bird nesting islands
- Improve Water Quality
- 1 metre x 2 metre units or 1m x 1m units
- Galvanized anti-grazing cage and ground anchors
- Pre-established plant pallet with 12 mixed marginal plants per m2
Other shapes and sizes are available on request