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This large piece of woody debris was created by felling tree and anchoring it to the bank. A living tree will survive and continue to grow, providing habitat for many species above and below water.
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Woody debris can be put into the river to create new habitat for fishes, just so long as a few simple rules are followed. If done properly, woody debris will represent no flood risk and will provide esstnail shelter for fishes.
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A perfect barbel fishing swim. The overhanging trees and the woody debris in the water will attract barbel and chub. Underwater, the woody debris provides shelter and shade and can create a food hotspot which is why the fish love it. A certain amount of tree cover and woody debris is essential for a healthy fishery and to maintain the ecology and biodiversity of a river.