Hedges and Verges

Hedgerow Manifesto

Hedgerows are important.  They give food and safe haven for wildlife.  Bee Friendly Monmouthshire has produced a Hedgerow Manifesto giving best practice for hedgerow management. Click to download a copy of this manifesto.


Reduce roadside verge cutting:-

Facebook – Less Mow No Spray:  bit.ly/LessMow
Reduce Monmouthshire Verge Cutting
Letter to MCC Councillors re Verge Cutting

What Dorset County Council are doing for wildlife on their verges:-
http://www.plantlife.org.uk/our_work/campaigns/flowersontheedge/roadvergeexamples

Plantlife Road Verges and Wildlife Management Guidelines:-
http://www.plantlife.org.uk/uploads/documents/Road_Verge_Campaign_full_guidelines_2015.pdf