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Planting trees can stop flooding

Posted by on February 9th 2014

Planting trees could help tackle incidents of flooding

5 February 2014 Last updated at 19:39 GMT

As Wales continues to be battered by storms, incidents of flooding are likely to increase.  For decades the authorities have managed the problem by building bigger flood barriers and drainage ditches.
But now there are suggestions it could be tackled by managing the natural environment and planting trees.
Roger Pinney reports.