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Bracken Bash on Wharncliffe Heath with the University Conservation Volunteers

Date Saturday 13th February 2016
Time 11:00 until 16:00
Meet At River Don bridge
Station Road, Deepcar
S36 2SQ
Organised By Wharncliffe Heathlands Trust
Bus Route 57/Supertram Link
Description A day of bracken bashing and raking. Along with cattle grazing and seed from herb-rich hay, this will aid the development of a traditional wood-pasture environment rich in insect and bird life. Tools and training provided, but please bring your own lunch and warm waterproof clothing and sturdy footwear.
Contact Dave Buttle
Phone No. 07515106966
Email d.j.buttle [at] sheffield.ac.uk
Website http://www.wharncliffeheathlandstrust.org.uk/index.html
Type of Event Practical Activity
Primary Focus Natural History
Wheelchair/Pushchair Accessible No
Suitable for Families Yes