Rangers carrying out tree work in Jan 2019

Programme of regular Ranger Walks and Tasks

Advertised by Friends of Chorleywood Common but open to everyone. Last Thursday of every month 10.00am – 12.30pm, ending at a pub where people can stay for lunch/a drink if they wish. Certain tasks may take longer and will be advertised as such in advance. Other special walks and events can be added in ad hoc – i.e. bat walks, wild flower walks etc.

  • 26th Jul 2018 – General ‘Meet the Ranger’ walk, species ID, discuss the GAP, identify areas of future work – meet at Cricket Club car park
  • 30th Aug 2018 – Ragwort pulling and small groups going out with Alec on a foraging walk – meet at Cricket Club car park
  • 27th Sep 2018 – Pond clearance work – duckweed removal, sweet grass and weed croming, silt removal – meet at Christchurch Pond
  • 25th Oct 2018 – Pond clearance work – duckweed removal, sweet grass and weed croming, silt removal – meet at Top Common Pond
  • 29th Nov 2018 – Coppicing of gorse, removal of saplings and heather seed sowing – meet at Cricket Club car park
  • 31st Jan 2019 – Coppicing of gorse, removal of saplings & heather seed sowing – meet at Cricket Club car park
  • 28th Feb 2019 – Laurel and holly cutting and marking – meet at Cricket Club car park
  • 28th Mar 2019 – Laurel & holly cutting and marking – meet at Cricket Club car park