conservation group's Berrow dunes clean on Sunday
sand dunes are set to be tidied up by a group of conservation
volunteers on Sunday (February 24th) with members of the public
welcome to join them.
University Conservation Group will be making their annual visit
to the nature reserve to undertake sea buckthorn scrub clearance
- and would be glad of any additional help.
its introduction less than a century ago, the sea buckthorn has
spread over about half of the reserve, leading to the loss of
much of the species-rich grassland habitat," a spokesman
Anyone wishing to help out should meet at 1030 a.m. in the Local
Nature Reserve car park.
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.