group seeks help for Berrow dunes clearance today
are being sought for scrub clearance and conservation work at Berrow
beach and dunes.
Conservation Volunteers will be at Berrow Dunes Local Nature Reserve
on Sunday, 26th February and Bristol University Conservation Group
will be there on 19th March.
volunteers will be undertaking sea-buckthorn scrub clearance and
native shrub planting and say would be glad of any additional help.
"Berrow Dunes has long been recognised as an important area
for nature conservation," said a spokeswoman.
local nature reserve, owned and managed by Sedgemoor District Council
is included within the Berrow Dunes Site of Special Scientific Interest
(SSSI). The site supports one of the most diverse floras in Somerset,
with at least 270 species of flowering plants being recorded in
Anyone wishing to help out should meet at 10.30am on Sunday 26th
February at the Local Nature Reserve car park. Please wear appropriate
clothing, footwear and gloves.
Any person who wishes to take part in conservation events at Berrow
Dunes may contact Sedgemoor District Councils Landscape Officer
0300 303 7800 for further details.