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Hollybush Hill Haycut

On Thursday last week Paul, Janet and Callum joined Sam, Stu and I to complete a hay cut at Hollybush Hill. The area had a large quantity of Canadian Goldenrod, which is an invasive species and prevents precious sunlight reaching native wildflowers and … Continue reading

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Spring has sprung

I saw an orange-tip butterfly yesterday near the Basingstoke Canal, a sure sign that Spring has arrived…as if you were in any doubt! Unlike some of the other butterflies you may have seen around, such as small tortoiseshells, brimstones and peacocks … Continue reading

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