Three more photos from Friday 12th December when the DPA Conservation Team started clearing the end-section of the Plymouth (Drake’s) Leat.

Collecting cuttings for the habitat pile.

Collecting cuttings for the habitat pile.

The photo above shows work on the habitat pile, made from cuttings, for the benefit of insects etc.

Draining rainwater from a small lake.

Draining rainwater from a small lake.

Derek with a trenching tool borrowed from David, digging a drainage channel to take water from a rainwater pool – it seemed logical to drain it into the leat!

Chris & John.

Chris & John.

The final photo shows brothers Chris and John about to go to the nearby car park as we left the site.  Thank you to Rachel for the photos.