Tasks: natural flood management – leaky dams
Timing: 10am – 3pm
The day will involve tasks such as leaky dam installation, maintenance and repairs. The leaky dams of various shapes and sizes help to slow the flow of storm waters contributing to a wider programme of interventions that aim to reduce flood risk in the area. The day will involve activities such as moving logs with lifting aids, sawing, digging, post bashing, and clearing debris that has built up behind the dams. The day will involve walking on uneven ground through the woods and activities such as moving logs with lifting aids, sawing, digging, post bashing, and clearing debris that has built up behind the dams. All abilities welcome but please do contact us at [email protected] if you have any queries and would like further info. Long sleeves, trousers and waterproofs are recommended. All other equipment will be provided.
There are a limited number of spaces available so you will need to book on to sessions in advance.
Please register here – https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/newfield-spring-woods-volunteer-day-nfm-registration-541143995257
If you have any queries about the day, email us at [email protected].