November 2018

Tuesday 6th

Finishing off the work in Swine Parrack (Noble’s Rest Park), clearing away scrub.

Tuesday 13th

Locating/collecting alder seeds for the Millennium Seed Bank in various sites.

Tuesday 20th

Working for Rusland Horizons project, clearing scrub.

Tuesday 27th

Maintenance at Dog Kennel Wood.

Meet at Dog Kennel Wood at 9am for all activities.

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October 2018

Tuesday 3rd

Planting wild flowers for Cumbria Wildlife Trust at Haybridge Nature Reserve, Rusland.

Tuesday 9th

Planting wild flowers for Cumbria Wildlife Trust at Hartley, Kirkby Stephen.

Tuesday 16th

Collecting spindle seeds for Kew project at Howe Ridding/Latterbarrow/Hervey Nature Reserves near Kendal.

Tuesday 23rd

Looking for wild privet seeds up at Hervey Nature Reserve on Whitbarrow, also Grubbins Wood near Arnside if we get time.

Tuesday 30th

Maintenance at Dog Kennel Wood.

Meet at Dog Kennel Wood at 9am for all activities.

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September 2018

Tuesday 4th

Clearing and burning brambles in Lorton.

Tuesday 11th

Planting wild flowers in Town View Field, Kendal.

Tuesday 18th

Instruction from Kew Gardens on collecting tree seeds for seed bank project.

Tuesday 25th

Collecting tree seeds for Kew Gardens project.

Meet at Dog Kennel Wood at 9am for all activities.

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August 2018

Tuesday 7th

Clearing Himalayan balsam for Angela over in Lorton. Also stone walling in her field.

Tuesday 14th

Maintenance in Dog Kennel Wood and environs.

Tuesday 21st

More balsam in Lorton.

Tuesday 28th

And more balsam in Lorton, plus finishing the stone walling in Angela’s field.

Meet at Dog Kennel Wood at 9am for all activities.

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July 2018

Tuesday 3rd

Pulling Himalayan balsam at Meathop for Morecambe Bay Partnership.

Tuesday 10th

Bracken bashing for Holker Estates near Cartmel.

Tuesday 17th

Walling in the Fernery and gardening in DKW.

Tuesday 24th

Clearing Himalayan balsam for Angela over in Lorton.

Tuesday 31st

Heavy-duty gardening in Noble’s Rest.

Meet at Dog Kennel Wood at 9am for all activities.

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June 2018

Tuesday 5th

Working in Serpentine Woods, surveying/pulling Himalayan balsam on the Kendal Fell Golf Course. and gardening at DKW.

Tuesday 12th

Maintenance at DKW/ balsam pulling on the Golf Course.

Tuesday 19th

Finishing touches to the Fernery, plus gardening at DKW.

Tuesday 26th

Change of plan; more work in the Fernery.

Meet at Dog Kennel Wood at 9am for all activities.

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May 2018

Tuesday 1st

Working in Serpentine Woods, and gardening at DKW.

Tuesday 8th

Working on the new “fernery” at the entrance to Serpentine Woods, plus wild flower propagation at DKW.

Tuesday 15th

Working on the new fernery, plus gardening at DKW.

Tuesday 22nd

Still working on the new fernery! It will be beautiful when we have finished.

Tuesday 29th

Working in Serpentine Woods, and gardening at DKW.

Meet at Dog Kennel Wood at 9am for all activities.

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April 2018

Tuesday 3rd

Hedge planting for Cumbria Wildlife Trust near Haybridge Nature Reserve.

Tuesday 10th

Working in Serpentine Woods. U for Umbrella is ready to go back up, and the paths need attention.

Tuesday 17th

Working on the paths in Serpentine Woods, and maintenance at DKW.

Tuesday 24th

Working in Serpentine Woods, and gardening at DKW.

Meet at Dog Kennel Wood at 9am for all activities.

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March 2018

Tuesday 6th

Removing ash saplings from Kendal Fell, and gardening work in DKW. T for Tunnel is finally finished! But U for Umbrella needs attention…

Tuesday 13th

Removing ash saplings and other brash from Kendal Fell.

Tuesday 20th

Hedge planting for Cumbria Wildlife Trust at Abbot Farm, Colton.

Tuesday 27th

Hedge planting for Cumbria Wildlife Trust at Haybridge Nature Reserve.

Meet at Dog Kennel Wood at 9am for all activities.

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February 2018

Tuesday 6th

Inspect areas mentioned in the proposed Kendal Fell Management Plan. We are heavily involved in this!

Tuesday 13th

Working on T for Tunnel (and mending other sculptures?) and other work in Serpentine Wood/Kendal Fell.

Tuesday 20th

Removing ash saplings from Kendal Fell, and gardening work in DKW.

Tuesday 27th

Moving the pipe for the new T for Tunnel, and fixing it in place, plus gardening work in DKW.

Meet at Dog Kennel Wood at 9am for all activities.

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