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Heathland Restoration of Staunton Meend, an illustrated talk by John Flynn

Friday 19th January 2018,
7.30pm - 9.30pm

Venue: Catholic Church Hall, Cinder Hill, Coleford

Staunton Meend Heathland Restoration Project has been underway for twelve years on common land owned by Staunton Parish Council. After nearly 50 years of neglect the site had become a birch and bracken wilderness, The Project's aim is to return the Meend to an acid grass/heathland and this talk will cover the sources of expertise and labour, funding, management regime, difficulties and current position.

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