Blackwater Valley Countryside

home   |   about valley   |   about us   |   kids   |   education   |   publications   |   links   |

Conservation Work Tasks

January - March 2013


For more information please call Stuart at Blackwater Valley Countryside Partnership
on 01252 331353.

January 

Date

Site

Staff

Task

Tues 15

Moor Green Lakes

SC

Clear gorse on SE Colebrook Lake North and harvest hazel for hedge-laying

Sun 20

Tongham Wood

TA

Prepare for hedge planting

Tues 22

Hawley Meadows

SC

Clear scrub islands south of river fence & prep for story trail walk

Sun 27

Southwood

SC

Fell birch by northern heath

Tues 29

Moor Green Lakes

SC, AP

Hedge-lay & trim existing hedge with Eric SHLG

 

February  

Date

Site

Staff

Task

Sun 3

Snaky Lane

Vol

Scrub & bramble clearance

Tues 5

Frimley Fuel Allotments

SC

Clearing heathland scrub

Sat 9

Moor Green Lakes

Vol

Clear and burn brash from hedge-laying

Sun 10

Moor Green Lakes

Vol

Clear Grove Hide scrap and N Grove scallop

Tues 12

Blackwater Valley Path

TA

Spring clean/fences between Ash Rd and aquaduct

Sun 17

Tongham Wood

TA

Hedge planting

Tues 19

Blackwater Meadow (via Shepards Mdws car park)

SC

Tree felling and clearing saplings in meadow

Sun 24

Southwood

SC

Coppice hazel and fell holly

Tues 26

Moor Green Lakes

SC

Build fence by fallen tree in river and cut back Blackwater Valley Path

 

March 

Date

Site

Staff

Task

Sun 3

Snaky Lane

Vol

Clear paths and manage meadow

Tues 5

Tongham Pool

TA

Spring clean & level paths

Sun 10

Moor Green Lakes

Vol

Protect new coppice stools with tree guards

Tues 12

Blackwater Valley Path

SC, TA

Spring clean Badshot Lea to Shepherds Meadow

Sun 17

Tongham Wood

TA

Hedge planting

Tues 19

Hawley Meadow

SC

Bramble bash along railway strip & badger gate

Sun 24

Southwood

SC

Cut scrub around veteran oaks

Tues 26

Moor Green Lakes

SC, AP

Relocate reed tubers to Manor Farm

 

April

Date

Site

Staff

Task

Tues 2

Gerry’s Copse

TA

Site clear up

Sun 7

Snaky Lane

Vol

Site Maintenance

 


 Group details

 Find out more about the following conservation groups: 
 Moor Green Lakes Group, Snaky Lane, Southwood Woodland Group and TWIG.