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Conservation Day Report – 8th May

The day’s work was straightforward and easy.  We found only a small amount of gorse and birch in the heather; indicating we are on top of the job of keeping the heather beds clear. It didn’t take long to removed … Continue reading

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Conservation Work Day – 8th May

Our next conservation work day will be on Tuesday 8th May from 10:00 am till 3:00 pm. Under the supervision of Cheshire Wildlife Trust we’ll be working in the Nature Reserve. Please come and join the party – even if … Continue reading

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Conservation Day – Rowan Planting

Our volunteers had a busy day on Tuesday, tackling a variety of jobs: Gorse cutting Nest box maintenance Rhododendron removal Rowan tree planting Bollard post repair We planted twenty-five rowan trees in gaps round the edge of the wood. They … Continue reading

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Conservation Work Day – 20th March

Our first conservation work day of 2018 will be on Tuesday 21st March from 10:00 am till 3:00 pm. Under the supervision of Cheshire Wildlife Trust we’ll be working in the Nature Reserve. The work will include tree planting, scrub … Continue reading

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Conservation Work Report – 14th November

Our Cheshire Wildlife Trust leader, Adam Machin, had preceded us by a few days and strimmed the grass and heather (to encourage fresh growth); so our first job was to rake up the material and put it out of sight. … Continue reading

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Conservation Work Day – 14th November

Our next conservation work day in the Knutsford Heath Nature Reserve will be on Tuesday 14th from 10:00 am till 3:00 pm. Under the supervision of Cheshire Wildlife Trust we’ll continue the job of maintaining the heathland by removing grass … Continue reading

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