AGM 2013 – Chair’s Report

On the 21st May we held our Annual General Meeting. One decision that came from the meeting was to publish the Chair’s report on the website. This gives a summary of the group’s activity in the past year, and you can view / download the Chair’s report here.

Heath Clearance & Management Plan

In 2005 Red Lodge Heath was designated a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI). As a SSSI, any work carried out on the site must have consent from Natural England. This includes grass cutting, scrub control, bracken control, tree work and even livestock grazing. All management work is part of a detailed 5 year management […]

2013 Update

The Red Lodge Conservation Group, working with the Land Owner, Natural England and Forest Heath District Council, has been working to a Management Plan to improve and conserve the Habitat for the benefit of users of the Heath. Having cut back much of the intrusive gorse and hawthorn bushes, thereby opening up overgrown historical paths, […]