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Thursday, October 26th 2017

Work continued on the wetland and you can see the difference already.

Working on the wetland

Working on the wetland

Meanwhile other volunteers were preparing for tomorrow morning's Halloween activities.  Sculthorpe Moor Nature Reserve (part of the Hawk and Owl Trust) are making us over £2500 worth of large nest boxes and they are actually being made now.  And towards the end of the day the Exmoor Ponies arrived.  

Exmoor Ponies

They are called Taunus and Lark.  It did not take them long to start and feed.  They are on the heath to eat the invasive species and they must not be hand fed.

Exmoor Ponies

Thank you to everyone who helped today.

Thank you also to those people who have voted for us on the Aviva Community Project 2017.

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