Coppicing sessions

Cranham Marsh, Havering

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Project Summary

Do you want to try the ancient art of coppicing? Cranham Marsh is a 32 acre Nature Reserve in Romford, Essex consisting of ancient woodland, sedge fen and marsh.

Need to know

  • Start Date: 02/11/2018
  • End Date: 12/02/2019
  • County: Essex
  • Organisation Name: Essex Wildlife Trust
  • Project Category: Improving habitats


Project Description

Over the winter months we have a number of work parties to manage the ancient woodland on site through the ancient art of coppicing. This will involve cutting down woodland stands of a certain age to promote regrowth.

Volunteers will need to bring gloves and suitable clothes including sturdy footwear, all training and tools will be provided.

Winter dates:

Wednesday 19th December 2018

Sunday 30th December 2018

Wednesday 16th January 2019

Sunday 27th January 2019