Case studies

Read about our diverse range of projects and understand more about how we work.

Methwold Wetland Creation Project

Norfolk plays a fitting host to some of the most varied and significant wildlife species in the whole of the UK. William Morfoot Ltd was appointed to project-manage a ‘Wetland Creation Project’ in Methwold in the west of the county for a private land owner. The project, which was completed in conjunction with Natural England and

Oxborough Lakes

Diversification is a term that Oxborough Farms owner Ian Monson is extremely familiar with having constructed two new fishing lakes on his land in West Norfolk. The idea came about several years ago when Ian investigated the option of constructing the lakes on an area of permanent grassland, which was unsuitable for any other form

Land Drainage – Broke Bros

Drainage problems were affecting yields at the Broke Bros farm in mid-Norfolk. As so typical of much arable land, ageing drainage systems installed by previous generations were failing. Wet land was not only affecting crops but it was having a negative impact on the timeliness of arable operations. Machinery was unable to access particularly wet

Holkham Wetland Creation Project

Our team was appointed to project-manage a ‘Wetland Creation Project’ at Quarles Marsh, Norfolk, which will add over 200 acres of wetland environment between Wells-next-the-Sea and Lady Anne’s Drive at Holkham. Norfolk plays host to some of the most diverse and important wildlife species in the UK and the creation of the new habitat within

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Norfolk Wildlife Trust

Holt Lowes is a special area of conservation and a Site of Special Scientific Interest nestled deep in the North Norfolk Countryside. It boasts an array of habitats including heathland, bog and woodland and is home to some very important species of plant and wildlife as a result, including the adder. The Norfolk Wildife Trust

Rocklands Playing Field

Community sports facilities are integral to village life and in Rockland, Norfolk we developed a new three acre field as an extension to the existing playing field with a view to accommodating both junior and senior football pitches. Our team initially cleared tree stumps and removed old ditches before work started on stripping topsoil off