Please find a link for a report entitled ‘‘Nuisance problems associated with emergence of midges special reference to Millbrook Lake’. This report was commissioned in 1998. In response to requests under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and Environment Information Act 2004, the Environment Agency has agreed for this report to be shared. It makes interesting reading.
The Environment Agency, who operate and maintain the tidal barrier and the control gates for flood risk management purposes, are working with the Parish Council to commission an updated investigation and report into the current onsite conditions and ecology of Millbrook lake to inform the development of a future management plan for the lake. This is planned to take place during the summer of 2022.