Tag Archive for 'Guernsey tree planting'

Sigma Wood commemorative stone unveiled at Guernsey’s St Germain Nature Reserve

June 5th, 2013 by Guernsey Trees for Life

A commemorative stone to mark the planting of The Sigma Wood at St Germain Nature Reserve was unveiled at midday on Thursday 6 June 2013. The site was planted at the beginning of 2012 and is located at the eastern end of the St Germain site. The Sigma Group wanted to provide a long term […]

Birds, tree diseases and autumn planting discussed at Guernsey Tree Warden lunch on 31 July 2012

August 2nd, 2012 by Andrew McCutcheon

Vic Froome was the guest speaker at the monthly Guernsey Tree Warden Lunch on 31 July 2012, which took place at the Guernsey Yacht Club. Vic Froome gave an impassioned view that trees need birds & birds need trees. “When planning to plant trees we need to make sure that we choose trees of the […]

Guernsey Rovers Athletic Club plants tamarisk trees with the help of The Guernsey Society of the Men of the Trees

January 16th, 2011 by Richard Lord

On a sunny and windy Saturday morning, members of the Guernsey Rovers Athletic Club with help from The Guernsey Society of the Men of the Trees and the Guernsey Tree Wardens planted several rows of Tamarix sp. trees on an earth bank to the north-west of the sports fields. Tamarix or tamarisk are tolerant of […]