Thursday 21st Novemeber

Crynant Forest


  • Richard Smith
  • 07977 811404

51.754248967963, -3.7546749566545

Thursday 21st November, 2019              
Habitat management at a Marsh Fritillary site near Ystradgynlais  

Scrub clearance (mainly alder and willow) at a site, just north of Rhos Common, for marsh fritillary butterfly. Meet at 10.15am in layby in front of barrier on forest road at entrance to Crynant Forest SN790077. From Ystradgynlais, take Neath Road and after the last house on the left, then past electricity sub-station, the forest entrance road is on your right just before the cattle grid which marks start of Rhos Common. 10.15am to 3pm.  Bring warm clothes, strong footwear, gardening gloves, a warm drink and lunch if you wish to stay beyond lunchtime.  We can supply some hand tools but bring your own if you prefer. Contact: Richard Smith (07977 811404).