Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Woodland maintenance - Video of tree limb felling

Woodland spring cleaning - a leaning sycamore trunk

Felling for safety, logs, more light and drying out pitch.

 and of course a dead hedge windbreak using the brushwood

A bank of tangled elderberry scrub

 processed to logs

and brush for dead hedging

dry sticks and a few buckets of debris

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Woodland clearing up and pollarding

Untangling and  tidying forlorn and dead elder scrub and
ivy clad and dangerously leaning 
sycamore clusters,  coppiced decades ago.