volunteers set to tidy up Berrow sand dunes
sand dunes will be tidied up by a group of conservation volunteers
on Sunday (February 28th) when they carry out sea
buckthorn scrub clearance.
Sedgemoor Conservation Volunteers will make their annual visit
to the nature reserve to plant marram and clear sea buckthorn
as part of a day of conservation work.
its introduction less than a century ago, the sea buckthorn has
spread over about half of the area, leading to the loss of much
of the grassland habitat," the group's spokeswoman Claire
Faun told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
reserve is owned and managed by Sedgemoor District Council and
is included within the Berrow Dunes Site of Special Scientific
who wants to take part in the event should contact the council's
landscape officer on 0845 408 2540.