• November 2021: Wirral's second Tiny Forest is planted (Photo credit Earthwatch Europe)

  • November 2021: School children planting tree saplings (Photo credit Earthwatch Europe)

  • November 2021: The new tree saplings in the ground (Photo credit Earthwatch Europe)

Planted: 17 November 2021

The Delph

Location: Wirral

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Welcome to our Tiny Forest

Wirral's second Tiny Forest was planted on 17 November 2021 by local school students. It is located in The Delph and was funded by OVO Foundation, in collaboration with Wirral Borough Council who provided the land. There is an outdoor classroom area that can be used by both schools and local residents.

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Land Owner:


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Planting Information

Planted
By:
School Children
Planting
Date:
17 November 2021
Planted
Area:
207m2
Classroom
Area:
32m2
Featured
Pathways:
No
Species Planted in the Forest: Apple, crab(Malus sylvestris)  |  Birch, downy(Betula pubescens)  |  Birch, silver(Betula pendula)  |  Blackthorn(Prunus spinosa)  |  Broom(Cytisus scoparius)  |  Cherry, wild(Prunus avium)  |  Elm, wych(Ulmus glabra)  |  Guelder, rose(Viburnum opulus)  |  Hawthorn(Crataegus monogyna)  |  Hazel(Corylus avellana)  |  Heather(Calluna vulgaris)  |  Holly(Ilex aquifolium)  |  Hornbeam(Carpinus betulus)  |  Lime, small-leaved(Tilia cordata)  |  Oak, english(Quercus robur)  |  Oak, sessile(Quercus petraea)  |  Rowan(Sorbus aucuparia)
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Tiny Forest Location:

  • The Delph
  • Wallasey
  • Wirral
  • CH45 5DW
  • United Kingdom
  • GPS: 53.424427,-3.042737
  • 0151 606 2004


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