01/11/2017

New Cut Canal


Phil Putwain gave a presentation to the group on 17th October. He discussed the origin of the project to restore a severely contaminated section of the New Cut Canal at Woolston, Warrington. The project design was described and the process of construction of the decontaminated canal, canal margins vegetation and associated meadow areas.

The greatly enhanced ecology and biodiversity of the new ECOLOGY TRAIL was demonstrated.

Record Cowslip Survey

This April and May more cowslips than ever are flowering in the Wilderness Meadow at Ness Botanic Gardens. There is a host of more ...