Canolfan Peniarth

Canolfan Peniarth

Are National Parks in danger? What might happen in the future to our National Parks?

There is a proposal to extend/expand the reservoirs in the Breacon Beacons National Parks.

Quick challenge before beginning:

Find out what are the key factors to consider when deciding a location to create a reservoir.


high river flow
rare plants - scientific area
low population
large housing area
land of low agricultural value
near to recreational / leisure facilities
suitable clay soils and a fair, flat area
near to a site of archaeological interest
access to electricity supply
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