WOODLAND MANAGEMENT DAYS @ KETT'S PARK WOOD & LIZARD MEADOWS

Greening Wymondham and the Norwich Fringe Project but have been holding woodland management days at Kett’s Park Woods for several years now.  This year we also have a new volunteering opportunity at the Lizard working with the Lizard Charity.

KETT'S PARK WOOD

Greening Wymondham and the Norwich Fringe Project will holding a series of woodland management days in Kett's Park Wood between October and March.  There will be tasks for all abilities and the chance to gain some woodland management skills. 

 

The days are all Tuesdays starting at 9.30am and although we generally finish about 3pm.  There is no expectation for anyone to stay all day; any time will be gratefully received. The dates are as follows:

 

October 12th 

November 2nd

December 7th

January 11th

February 8th

March 1st

Fire to burn wood from tree thinning
Fire to burn wood from tree thinning

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Felling some trees to allow more light into the wood
Felling some trees to allow more light into the wood

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Volunteers at Kett’s Park
Volunteers at Kett’s Park

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Fire to burn wood from tree thinning
Fire to burn wood from tree thinning

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Normal meeting place at the start of the woodland path, nearest to Burdock Close.  Parking in the Community Centre off Harts Farm Road, NR18 0UR.

 

Work will be in line with current government COVID 19 advice and there will be a briefing at the start of the day. Working outdoors, and with the measures in place, the risk of COVID 19 is minimal.

 

Bring a pair of gloves; any other necessary Personal Protective Equipment needed for the woodland management tasks will be provided.

 

So if you enjoy getting out in the fresh air and contributing to the community by improving the woodland and encouraging biodiversity come and give us a look.

 

Contact us for further information or just turn up.

THE LIZARD MEADOWS

We have a new exciting volunteering opportunity at the Lizard where we will be assisting the Lizard Charity with the management of the Meadows.  The work will be lead by Matt Davies of the Norwich Fringe Project and tasks will include hedge planting and laying and general meadow and wood management tasks.  There will be tasks for all abilities and the chance to gain some meadow and woodland management skills. 

 

The days are all Tuesdays starting at 9.30am and although the finish time is about 3pm there is no expectation for anyone to stay all day, any time will be gratefully received.  The dates are as follows:

 

October 19th

November 16th & 30th

December 14th

January 25th

February 1st & 22nd

March 8th & 22nd

The Lizard
The Lizard

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The Lizard
The Lizard

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The meeting place is at the black gates at the end of the Lizard road.  Parking is on the Lizard, Postcode NR18 9BH

 

Work will be in line with current government COVID 19 advice which Matt will brief at the start of the day. Working outdoors and with the measures in place the risk of COVID 19 is minimal.

 

Bring a pair of gloves, any other necessary PPE Matt will provide.

 

So if you enjoy getting out in the fresh air and contributing to the community by improving the environment and encouraging biodiversity come and give us a look.

 

Contact us for further information or just turn up.