Friends of Rawcliffe Meadows Events 26th July Onwards

A list of what is happening, work parties and what needs to be done over the next six months. All assistance greatly appreciated.

Month Sat Sun Tues Thurs Task
July 2015   26     Weed control Pond tansy & surrounding patches by the Friends (including Himalayan Balsam)
August 2015 1       Buglife Tansy Beetle Champions managing around tansy
        13 Weed control around New Meadow and surrounding areas by the Friends
    30     Seed collection Reservoir Basin by the Friends
September 2015       3 Rawcliffe and Clifton Without Ward Partnership – Canon Lee School 6:30 pm


  5       Small mammal trapping event with Yorkshire Mammal Group
          Plant Ragged Robin in Reservoir Basin
October 2015       1 Probus talk 9:45
          Plant hazel saplings in Cricket Field Copse
          Clear two ‘stagnant’ ponds in Reservoir Basin
November 2015         Clear Ings Dyke bank side (over stile) by the Friends
December 2015         (not decided)
January 2016   3     Silver anniversary work party
IN ADDITION         Cut back blackthorn in RB near orchids
          Weed Country Park hedge and plant 10 more gorse
          Cut and remove MMB enclosure
          Cut & remove New Meadow
          Cut & remove Cornfield grassland
          Tree sparrow boxes in Copse Meadow and/or Reservoir Basin
          Coppicing/pollarding trees east Pond and New Meadow
          Barn Owl boxes?

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