Orchard Planting event near Buckfastleigh Free BBQ lunch included!
Date: Monday 12th of February 2018Time: 10.30am-4pmLocation: Camphill Farm, Merrifield Road, Buckfastleigh, Devon, TQ11 0HE
Learn how to carry out orchard planting at this free, practical volunteer task day with the Devon Greater Horseshoe Bat Project and Camphill Farm. Come and help us replace trees into this traditional orchard on the edge of Buckfastleigh.
As this event is in half term, we would like to inform you that the activity is suitable for age 14+, under 18s must be accompanied by an adult.
On the day
Tea, coffee and a BBQ lunch will be provided. Wear suitable clothing and sturdy footwear. No dogs.
Orchards are an important habitat for foraging greater horseshoe bats, and this orchard is close to an important greater horseshoe bat maternity roost. Come along to help your local bats and to hear more from project staff about why orchards matter!
Orchard link website
Tags: orchard, tree planting, bats, Devon, conservation, practical