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Layers of Fun

At Southwood Woodland our local volunteer group have continued to improve the woodland with a task every 4th Sunday of the month. On our last task we took to planting whips (young trees) and sowing seeds to improve the biodiversity of … Continue reading

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Tongham Tree Planting Project

This week most of the Blackwater Valley Ranger team have been at Tongham to carry on with the reinstatement work at Tongham Wood. I have been involved with this project since starting with Blackwater Valley, carrying on from Tony Anderson and after … Continue reading

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Corporate task (Saving the Saplings !)

Thursday 27th we had the pleasure of staff from Surrey County Council joining our usual Thursday volunteer task which was based at Thorn Hill. The main task of the day was to make happy saplings :). By this I mean … Continue reading

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Tree planting at Thorn Hill

This weeks volunteer task was to screen Thorn Hill from the adjacent road by planting native deciduous trees and gorse. Before any trees could be planted a large patch of laurel had to be removed. The laurel is most likely a remnant … 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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