Macclesfield Canal Society
Offside Vegetation Control 2017
Volunteer Team Leader, Canal & River Trust E: Ashleigh.firstname.lastname@example.org
09/11/17 – 18/11/17and 20/02/18 – 22/02/18
18km of Macclesfield Canal offside vegetation cut to contractor standards.
Savings to the Trust of over £102,000 in contractor fees.
Volunteers contributing over 400 hours of work over 10 days.
533 trees <75cm dbh and 227 trees >75cm dbh felled.
37 bridge holes cleared of vegetation.
Improved navigation from Macclesfield to Marple.