Glade Creation

Wednesday, January 18th 2012

Fifteen volunteers were in today, helping us to open an area that previously was thickly covered in blackthorn and overgrown with ash.  The 'before' picture shows just how dense the vegetation was before we started work this morning.

Before

By the time we finished the sun was setting and the area had been transformed to an open glade.  The light flooding the area will encourage the growth of wild flowers throughout the spring and summer.  It will be interesting to see what starts to grow here as the weather warms.

After


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