Keith Rawlings is a warden at the Churchtown Farm Community Nature Reserve (see map) which borders on Forder Creek; he is also Conservation Officer of the FCCA. Here he discusses the dating of Cornish hedges, the range and traditional uses of native British trees and lists the birds, the flowers and the shrubs that have been observed in the Churchtown-Forder area:

Also in the Photo Gallery :

  • Birds seen around the Forder Conservation Area, and

  • Fungi seen around the Forder Conservation Area

See also: Birds seen around Forder (photographs)

John Beale spotted an unofficial notice in a lay-by on the North Devon link road: "When the hedgerow is full, please use the rubbish bin"