TREE PLANTING OCTOBER 2013

A community tree planting was held on Sunday 5th October, to fill in some gaps below the dam (see the dam project). Not shown in these photos were lots of young kids involved, some resident and some visiting during the school holidays.

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New Olive Trees

On Saturday 17th August we hired a little red digger to uplift some  10 year old olive trees from Mark Christensen’s property. We had to dig round all sides of the tree before they could be lifted out.  And Zac enjoyed his first play in a real digger. We had...

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First Rain into the Dam

The dam project was finished late last year and was a way of mitigating a loss of water through our far valley re-afforestation project due to the building of a sub-division in our watershed.  The project was managed by Michael Payne and the WEST board, the developer and Wanganui District...

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