Creation of 75 hectares of woodland on site of the former Coegnant Colliery and Maesteg Washery in the upper Llynfi Valley.
Upper Llynfi Valley, 9 miles north of Brigend
Habitat types (UK NEA habitats):
Mountains, moors and heaths
Freshwater, wetlands and floodplains
Aims of the project/initiative:
- Improve the health and well-being of the local population
- Reduce flood risk