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My Tern on the Raft

Last week I headed down to Tices Meadow to help the Bird Group move three Tern Rafts with our boat out to moorings in the lake. The purpose built rafts provide nesting sites with a reduced risk of predation from … Continue reading

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Moor Green Lakes Work Party – Clearing Tern Island

After postponing the Tern Island task from December due to bad weather, everyone was delighted when we woke up to a sunny but cold and breezy morning with 22 eager volunteers. Stuart turned up with boat and motor and was soon ferrying … Continue reading

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Moor Green Lakes Work Party – Clearing Tern Island

The first 2017 task for the Moor Green Lakes working party was to weed Tern Island. On a misty drizzling morning we were really delighted when 23 volunteers turned up to help, including several families.  With these numbers and some … Continue reading

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Royal Grammar School students help dragonflies

On Sunday students from the Royal Grammar School in Guilford joined us at Moor Green Lakes in Finchampstead. We’ve been working with Mrs Rathmell and her students for a few years now, so it was great to explore a new site. Firstly the lads … Continue reading

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White-topped waves at a windy Moor Green Lakes

Yesterday the volunteers joined us at Moor Green Lakes to cut back Long Island, although we found it was rather too exposed to the elements. So we bravely retreated to the calmer waters along the NW shore of Colebrook Lake. Clearing … Continue reading

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Students Spruce up Moor Green

The students Bryce and Ben have been helping us out at to spruce up Moor Green Lakes. Together we cleared and repaired the fencing round the hibernaculum, a buried house for hibernating reptiles. Steven unearthed all 10 of the entrance … Continue reading

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