Bonesgate Balsam Bash- Hogsmill River
July 12 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pmFree
Activity Description: The Bonesgate is a tributary of the Hogsmill River and is one of the upstream sources of Himalyan Balsam, an invasive plant that takes over river banks, outcompeting other plants and causing bank erosion. Join us to don waders and enter the river channel to pull these plants up by hand.
Meeting point: Entrance to the Bonesgate Open Space, Filby Road, Chessington, KT9 2AG.
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What to bring: gardening gloves (they will get wet so you may want to avoid expensive leather ones), hand sanitiser, face mask and any water or food you may want.
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Join us on the Bonesgate to pull Himalayan Balsam from the in the river channel.
If the event is already fully booked you can add yourself to the waiting list and we'll be in touch if a spot becomes available.