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Young Wood community woodland

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Staple Fitzpaine, Somerset TA3 5AZ United Kingdom
http://www.youngwood.org.uk/contact.html

Young Wood community woodland is a 100 acre swathe of luxurious forest, set within the Forestry Commission’s wider 1,000 hectare Neroche Forest estate.  Young Wood offers a microcosm of the wider forest, with a diverse mixture of mature oak and ash woodland with gnarled old field maples, rare wild service trees, patches of hazel coppice, a wild stream valley, beech and pine plantation, and areas of spruce and hemlock.  It supports a wide variety of plants and animals, including butterfly orchids and twayblades, and nearly 100 different species of butterfly and moth.

Grid reference: ST 260 200

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Volunteering at Young Wood community woodland

Wednesday 25 July @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

The group will be generally improving the site facilities for use by groups spending time in the forest for bush-craft and wood-crafts. We are aiming to improve habitats for wildlife, manage woodland in a traditional way, and improve the infrastructure of simple shelters and workspaces on the site. All tools and instruction provided. Meet at the woodland entrance at grid reference ST 259 200. Please wear suitable outdoor clothes and boots, and bring packed lunch and water. Hot drinks will…

Location: Young Wood community woodland Staple Fitzpaine, Somerset TA3 5AZ United Kingdom
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Feel Good Fridays Forest Bathing

Friday 27 July @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:00pm on day Last of the month, repeating until Wednesday 31 October 2018

'Forest bathing' is latest way to de-stress in woodlands. Join Neroche Woodlanders deep in the Neroche Forest to 'bathe' in the beautiful surroundings, sounds and smells of the woods.

Location: Young Wood community woodland Staple Fitzpaine, Somerset TA3 5AZ United Kingdom
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Volunteering at Young Wood community woodland

Wednesday 22 August @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

The group will be generally improving the site facilities for use by groups spending time in the forest for bush-craft and wood-crafts. We are aiming to improve habitats for wildlife, manage woodland in a traditional way, and improve the infrastructure of simple shelters and workspaces on the site.

Location: Young Wood community woodland Staple Fitzpaine, Somerset TA3 5AZ United Kingdom
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