During 2020 the Ancient and Notable Trees project is moving into a new phase with a series of Tree Maintenance and ‘Haloing’ working days to help protect various important trees that have been identified in the Forest of Dean. Numbers are limited to 10 people for each day so please book as soon as possible by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to book for one or both of the sessions.
Date: Thursday 27th Feb.
Location: Edge End (meet at the picnic site)
Times: 10am – 3pm
Please bring: A packed lunch and refreshments, a camping chair if you have one, a small 21 inch bow saw or silky saw if you have one. Please dress in warm / waterproof outdoor clothing and sturdy shoes.
Nearest toilet: at Cannop Cycle Centre 1.5 miles away (we will provide parking passes)
Other details: The days will begin with a short overview and refresher about ancient and notable trees. How to identify ancient and notable trees and decide if and what management they need. No dogs please.
There will also be an ANTS Tree Maintenance Day on 15th February 2020, further details here.
You might be surprised what you find!
From creating habitats for our wildlife or improving our waterways, to recording oral histories or finding old photos, there’s always something going on to get involved in!