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Tool Maintenance Session for the FLOW Project

September 11 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Project

FLOW (Fixing and Linking Our Wetlands) is a Heritage Lottery Funded Project to survey and improve the ditch network of the Manhood Peninsula, to prevent flooding and increase vital habitat for wildlife. FLOW works in the following parishes: Apuldram, Donnington, Earnley, East Wittering, Bracklesham, Hunston, North Mundham, Selsey, Sidlesham, West Wittering, West Itchenor and Birdham.

Activity

Before starting a season of habitat improvement work, we meet up with our volunteers to clean, sharpen and oil our tools. We will provide refreshments to enjoy while we chat and work, but please bring your own cups and cutlery (spoons) for your personal use. This work party will take place outdoors, socially distanced, and with tools carefully allocated. Gloves, lots of antibacterial spray, hand sanitiser, and wipes, will be available.

The site has some stinging nettles so covered shoes are recommended. Please bring warm clothing, and bring a fold up chair if you have one.

We really need your help with this work and appreciate any time you can give.

Due to COVID-19, our team leaders will need to keep track of the numbers of attendees. Please RSVP to this event, using the contact form below, to book a place. Please note that outdoor activities are subject to change, due to weather conditions and unforeseen circumstances. Attendees will be notified of any changes via email.

Location

Parking is onsite at Campbell’s field – next to the FLOW container – see map below. The entrance to the field will be marked with a hi vis jacket and is just past the Biotecture entrance, 118 Batchmere Lane, Almodington PO20 7LE

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Details

Date:
September 11
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Organisers

FLOW Project Leader Jane Reeve
FLOW Project Field Officer Christopher Drake
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