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This work is part of the Trust’s national Helping Hedgerows Project, made possible by funding from the players of the People’s Postcode Lottery.
Originally planted by the 18th century canal builders to protect the towpath from cattle and other livestock the hedgerows have seen a 50% decline since the Second World War. 214 more words
Hedge-laying with Groundwork
Wednesday 10th February
So the journey continues…our second expedition required the Tree Musketeers setting their sights on Trafford Ecology Park. Cheeringly, we had no requirement for waterproofs this time around, as we defied Manchester’s infamous rainy reputation and instead seemed to be losing layers faster than in certain Manchester night-time establishments. 860 more words
Another busy week not helped by my asthma lingering! Others however worked very hard outside and I was at least able to complete anew paperwork for our postponed Demeter inspection which takes place on Tuesday. 455 more words