More urban rivers: The Ravensborne
At low tide, it is possible to walk along Deptford Creek, where the Ravensborne ends its journey to the Thames. Here riparian developments have led to some interesting planning gain (on the Lewisham rather than the Greenwich side).
|terraces topped by sand martin bank|
|Hybrid between Japanese knotweed and Russian vine|
A view of a Victorian station - pumping sewage up to Bazalgettes southern outfall- a reminder that the Thames Tideway spoil soil is being treated nearby.
Catford SUDs where the Environment Agency have installed a pump that will demonstrate groundwater flow.