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Cray River – Balsam Blitz

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Himalayan Balsam, an invasive plant that damages our fragile river systems, it erodes the riverbanks, outcompeting native plants and grows readily in wet condition. Sadly, it has spread quite pervasively down many UK rivers like the Cray in Bexley.


London Rivers Week 2024: Restoring the River Roding

Wanstead Park- The Temple Wanstead Park, London, United Kingdom

Welcome to London Rivers Week! This special occasion is dedicated to honoring London's rivers and recognizing London as a river city. Join us in celebrating...

London Rivers Week 2024: Slade Pond Water Sampling Day

Slade Pond

Join us in London Rivers Week - meeting at the end of Roydene Road, SE18 19Z --- PLEASE REGISTER HERE: Water samplers and...

London Rivers Week 2024: Balsam Bash

Come and work with the Friends of Barnes Common on freeing the banks of the Beverley Brook from the invasive Himalayan Balsam (Impatiens glandulifera) that is spreading...

London Rivers Week 2024: Southmere Lake Water Sampling Day

Southmere Lake Binsey Walk, Thamesmead, United Kingdom

Join us in London Rivers Week - meeting in cygnet square by the Nest Community Library --- PLEASE REGISTER HERE: Water samplers and...