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PKC Conservation Volunteers prepare to tackle Himalayan Balsam in Crieff

Greenspace Ranger Richard Armstrong will be leading our Conservation Volunteer task at Lady Mary’s Walk in Crieff, tomorrow – Saturday 4th July. Volunteers will be removing invasive non-native Himalayan Balsam. 24 more words

Volunteer Stories

30 Days Wild - Day 23 Part 1 - Himalayan balsam

Sorry for no blog post yesterday – I was out all day yesterday and got home late (hence why I am now really tired) so here is what I did on Day 23 of 30 Days Wild. 423 more words


River Clean-up Event - Sunday 28th June

Next river clean up event

Date: Sunday 28th June
Time: 10.15 for 10.30
Place: River Stour Bridge
Parking: Wherever you can along Millrace Lane or Bonded Warehouse area. 347 more words


Himalayan balsam unwanted in Isle of Wight rivers

Plant Positive, a project run by Natural Enterprise, is holding a taster session tomorrow (Wednesday) to give willing weed pickers a chance to have a go at pulling out Himalayan balsam. 205 more words

Himalayan Balsam

30 Days Wild - Himalayan Balsam

Today I was helping out with Wildlife Watch as they went out to destroy Himalayan balsam on the riverbanks. The balsam isn’t flowering at the moment so it was harder to identify. 131 more words


Riverside Pasture Himalayan Balsam.

Sunrise: 04.48   Sunset: 09.30

The cattle started eating the river pasture Himalayan balsam today, but they quickly found a large patch of new sweet grass eat first. 16 more words

Wilden Marsh Nature Reserve

Catching up with myself

When the posts slow down here (or stop altogether), that usually means one of two things: I’m either busy planting or it’s winter and I’m hibernating. 323 more words