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January 2021

Hedges & Woodland – ‘Steepers’ session

3 January @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm GMT
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:00am on Sunday, repeating until 28 March, 2021

South Brent, Devon United Kingdom + Google Map

The 'Steeper’s are a lively group of SSB volunteers who are in their ninth year of hedge laying and collecting wood for fuel. The group will be undertaking various activities in the village including coppicing, hedging and clearing. This will encourage natural regeneration of trees, and wildflowers, with benefits for insects, small mammals, and birds. e have updated Risk Assessments to take both Ash Dieback (Hymenoscyphus) and Covid19 into account. Ash dieback is progressively killing many of the ash trees,…

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