Events

Please see our list below for events happening in 2019.

Our Coniston and Crake team also have frequent events for you. Check out their events page: https://ccc.scrt.co.uk/events/

HIMALAYAN BALSAM BASHING!

24 May, 2019 - 28 August, 2019 Various

It is that time of year again! Himalayan Balsam Bashing season is upon us! Himalayan Balsam (Impatiens glandulifera) is a invasive non-native species. It spreads rapidly and can cause damage to the environment; it out-competes native species, helps to erode riverbanks in winter and can cause increased nutrients and sedimentation in rivers. It can grow up to 2.5 metres high from seed in a single season and can project its seeds for up to seven metres. Many seeds drop or explode,…