Lake & Loch management, Water Consultancy, Trees, reflections in the water, Aquatic plants


Nick Benge
07734 386243

Water Gems offer an extensive water consultancy service that lets you tap into our expert knowledge and wide-ranging experience of water-based projects. You can access our consultancy service in various ways, ranging from an informal chat over the phone, to site visits and advice on design and specification. Good advice can save you time, effort and unnecessary expenditure, whatever the size of your project.

Specialist work

Nick has a degree specialising in Ecology and a Masters in Aquaculture. He knows everything you ever needed to know about ponds and loves problem-solving and trouble-shooting wherever there is water.


Clients who make use of our water consultancy service include garden designers, landscape architects, private clients and organisations including local councils. If you need any advice Nick is happy to talk to you and to provide quotations for consultancy work.

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Water Gems are leading specialists in the design, creation and maintenance of water features in Scotland. We were founded in 1993 by Nick and Annie Benge and have a strong academic background. We are passionate about what we do.