07 July 2013 10:00
Orange Balsam Pull
Come help us remove non-native orange balsam from the wetland area. This plant is shading out some of our native plants including orchids
Wellies a must!
21 July 2013 10:00
Discovery Day & TARCA Stall
Come join us at Rooksbury Mill for a Discovery Day.
Dr Richard Osmond will have his Hi-tech Wild Trek trailer on site where you can capture and identify and for a small cost (around 20p) photograph and creatures found in the lakes.
TARCA will also have a information stall on site with various activities for children
Sign will direct you to the site from the Main car park off of Barlows Lane
21 July 2013 21:00
Bats, moths and Glow Worms
Come join us for a night of Bats, moths and Glow worms at Rooksbury Mill
Kate Savage (TARCA Chair) will be leading a guided walk around the lakes with bat detectors so we can hear and perhaps see what bats live there, and learn about their facinating life styles.
Graeme Davis (TARCA Vice-Chair) will hopefully be running a Moth trap (Weather dependant) at the same time to see what species of moths are present and explain why moths are important.There may also be Glow Worms out on the night which we can point out and explain
Meet in main car park off of Barlows Lane
End time variable
04 August 2013 10:00
Come join us pull some ragwort from the meadows. This plant is noxious to the cattle grazing the meadows and so needs removal
Meeting at the main car park off of the Goch/Redon round about
17 August 2013 10:00
Monkey Flower removal
Come join us pull the non-native Monkey Flower from the river.This plant is ivasive and overshadows native wildflowers
Location is to be advised nearer the time
18 August 2013 14:00
Come join us for a guided walk by Graeme Davis & Mervyn Grist to find some of our local Dragonflies and Damselflies. We can also point out to your some of the other local flora and fauna if interested
Meet at the main car park off of Barlows Lane at 2pm
07 September 2013 09:00
Come join in the days activities at the TVBC Woodfair. There are many stalls and activities to see for all the family.
TARCA will have it own information stall at the event and will have things for poelpe to make
The woodfair is in Zionshill Copse,Chandlers Ford next to the Knightwood Leisure centre
22 September 2013 10:00
Come join us cutting back the meadows at Rooksbury Mill. By cutting back the meadows and allowing the seed to fall as we do it, will ensure a better display of wildflowers the following year
06 October 2013 10:00
Bankside Tidy Up
Come join us to clear up the bankside vegetation besides ASDA. This area is managed by cutting on rotation allowing the wildflower to thrive
Meet on the path besides ASDA
20 October 2013 10:00
Come join us in a litter pick in the River Anton at Rooksbury Mill Nature Reserve
Meet in the main car park off of Barlows lane
Wellies a must!
12 November 2013 10:00
Come join us plant some new trees along Ladies Walk Meadows. The aim is to create a native hedgerow for wildlife
Meet at Hedge End Road playing fields
08 December 2013 10:00
Come join us in our end of the year event doing various maintenance tasks around Rooksbury Mill Nature Reserve
Meet in the mian car park off of Barlows Lane