In January we returned to the pond area which we had begun to clear a year ago. Our intention was to remove a large fallen willow but heavy rainfall had left the water too deep to reach all of it. We managed to cut back the outer branches […]
The water level in the Canal has been high this week, following heavy rainfall. Parts of Compartment 3 (see Management) are also flooded and the pond in Compt 4 is overflowing across the footpath.
The Trust has achieved a lot during the last year: denser scrub has been reduced in Compartment 1 (see map) and regenerated as more varied reed and willowherb Compartment 2 (“Tamarisk Field”) has been mown to restrict regrowth of coarse plants in Compartment 4, soil on the Old […]