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Shipley Glens Great Balsam Bash Work Day 4

June 23 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

Free
Volunteers pulling up balsam plants

Summer 2022 see the trust begin an exciting new project to clear the historic Shipley Glen and the Loadpit Beck of Himalayan Balsam. A non-native plant that is taking over our river banks. Stopping our native plants from growing and leading to our river banks eroding in Winter.

During the months of June and July, we will be working hard to remove Balsam from the Glen. Starting from the top at Eldwick and working our way down to Hirst Weir and Bradford Amateur Rowing Club.

For this workday, we will be meeting and parking on Glen Road, Baildon, in the Layby above Shipley Glen Quarry. What 3 words reference: ///enter.cool.president.

Please wear high grip walking boots, full arm and leg cover. Old clothing and bring packed lunch. We provide refreshments, PPE, transport expenses and friendly support.

Please RSVP below if you are a regular volunteer and can come. Call Sam on 01274 061902 if you want more details or help.

We ask new volunteers to register with us first through the website's volunteer section, before booking onto an event.

Details

Date:
June 23
Time:
10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
www.aireriverstrust.org.uk

Organizer

Aire Rivers Trust

Venue

Glen Road
BD17 5EA + Google Map

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The Aire Rivers Trust is a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales No: 07464227 and a Registered Charity No: 1145609
Registered Office at: 38 Morton Lane, East Morton, Keighley BD20 5RS
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