Split the stacked logs longitudinally using mauls and wedges in order to allow natural seasoning and drying ready for conversion into firewood
All are welcome and any time you can give on the day will be most appreciated.
Tools and equipment are provided, but please wear appropriate clothes and footwear and bring your own refreshments.
We usually meet at 11am on the second Sunday of the month and 10am on the last Wednesday of the month.
Brush cutting, tree felling, and clearing path
Clearing vegetation from paths, leveling a dip in the path, and moving firewood
The main task for the day will be cut back and clear any vegetation encroaching the path leading down from Woodland Way to the steps at Northwood Avenue entrance as well as remove any branches which may be overhanging the path
A few smaller jobs including clearing some fallen hawthorns, cutting an elder tree overhanging the little pond and some vegetation in the juniper enclosure
Firewood bagging, new tree maintenance, remove overhanging branch on the middle path, strimming and raking
Move the logs stacked opposite the Firewood Bagging Area on to pallets in the Firewood Bagging Area and cover them in tarpaulins to dry out over the summer
Planting trees, strimming and raking
Strimming and raking