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Newfield Spring Woods Volunteer Day - NFM

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Newfield Spring Wood

Hazelhurst Lane

Sheffield

S8 8BG

United Kingdom

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This session has a limited number of spaces available for volunteers. To attend you must register.

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Tasks: natural flood management - leaky dam installation

The main activity of the day will involve building leaky dams of different sizes made out of timber from the woods that are fixed into position across streams. The dams help to slow down flood flows as water levels rise during heavy rainfall. Activities will include digging, sawing, post bashing, moving logs into position and fixing them in place. It’s quite physical work but we have lifting aids to help share the load and will have plenty of breaks and biscuits to help keep energy levels up! Long sleeves, trousers and waterproofs are recommended. All other equipment will be provided.

There are a limited number of spaces available so you will need to book on to this session in advance.

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Newfield Spring Wood

Hazelhurst Lane

Sheffield

S8 8BG

United Kingdom

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Organiser Don Catchment Rivers Trust

Organiser of Newfield Spring Woods Volunteer Day - NFM

Don Catchment Rivers Trust acts to protect and restore the rivers of the Don Catchment.


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