Tag Archives: Grants Moor

Clearing the bank at Grants Moor

This Friday Matt, Jeremy, Bernard and I cleared a south facing beetle bank of Bramble and Broom at Grants Moor. By clearing this bank we have made a fantastic basking site for reptiles such as Adders, Slow worms and Viviparous Lizards. … Continue reading

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Successful reed planting at Grant’s Moor

Yesterday Stu, Bernard and I headed out to Grant’s Moor South. It’s fantastic to see how the vegetation in the southern pond become established after all our hard work. Back in March we ran a joint task with the BVC Trust … Continue reading

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The Trust at Grant’s Moor

On the 14th August members of the BVCT, along with Ranger Tony, headed off to Grant’s Moor to heroically clear the smothering vegetation from the hedgerow.  Bernard has written a few words about the day. ‘The picture shows the earliest … Continue reading

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Sunny bank for insects created at Grant’s Moor

The Blackwater Valley Countryside Trust commissioned the BVCP to help create an invertebrate bank on a South facing slope at Grant’s Moor South on Friday 6th February. While the staff, Stuart and Ben, tackled the larger scrub with chainsaw and … Continue reading

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Grant’s Moor Appears!

The area of land known as Grants Moor, which lies between the railway line and the A331 from Farnborough Gate to Farnborough North Station, is being managed to enhance its wildlife value. Part of this work was the planting of … Continue reading

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Grant’s Moor Tree Planting

The dire weather forecast did not dissuade the gallant crew, or they could not think of a good enough excuse, and it turned out to be a dry day.  Ranger Tony helpfully forgot to put the trees into his van, … Continue reading

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