June 10, 2011
gardens are the centre of attention for pond training!
The pond at Burnham-On-Sea's Marine Cove gardens was the centre
of attention during an unusual community event on Thursday (June
20 people attended a 2-3 hour training session on pond
management, run by Iain Turner from The Cannington Centre at Bridgwater
in partnership with Sedgemoor District Council, the session is
one of several community events being held at the gardens during
its major redevelopment.
The session provided advice about the types of fish and plantlife
that can live in ponds, as well as providing an update on the
current work to modernise it.
The Marine Cove project is being part-funded by the Heritage Lottery
Fund, which last year awarded £344,200 to enable it to go
you would like to know more about Marine Cove gardens, the events
coming up, or the restoration work taking place, contact Jacqui
Strong by email here.