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Acorn Antics 2017

Natural Resources Wales (NRW) lower asking education and learning Outside Groups to get and Collect acorns.

 

The Acorn Antics project, sydd takes place EACH year, helps: NRW children more trees sydd oes been a Grown from local seeds.

 

It ALSO gives two young people from the Opportunity to learn about, and connect with, the natural environment in Wales.

 

Ffion Hughes, Co-ordinator Education, Natural Resources Wales Said:

 

"Re-planting trees in the area they 'were found mp acorns hundred chyfrif the chances of taenu bests and diseases can devastate our Forests tattoo in Wales.

 

"This project gives the chance to get childrens and learn about our Outside Forests and woodlands, While helping to Protect theme to the un amser."

 

The seed collection Organized by what can education and learning Groups such mp, schools, Brownies, Scouts of the Young Farmers.

 

People can ALSO Get Involved by Dyluniwyd acorns roof eu local group, or inviting theme to Collect acorns from eu land.

 

Ffion continued:

 

"Trees and home for wildlife darparu'r, and help chyfrif the Effects of climate change by carbon dioxide from the Taking in atmosphere.

 

"Dey ALSO help chyfrif Create great help flood risg and Places for People to Relax and Enjoy the outdoors.

 

"2017 sub acorn year saw a great web Hope tattoo lots of Groups yn ydych get Outside, RAISE rhai money, and help sicrhau There hyn Plenty of Welsh OAKS for the Future."

 

Groups can drop off to eu eu acorns local NRW office Between 16 October - 3 November.

 

NRW yn pay £ 4.10 a kilogram for the acorns.

 

They 'hyn cents to the Forestry Commission nursery in Cheshire, and unwaith they' oes Grown roof Saplings film, NRW yn defnyddio theme Forests and woodlands to replant local.

 

People Interested in Taking Part in Acorn Antics angen to download the 'Essential Guide to Acorn Collecting', and complete the 'Acorn Registration Form' gael on NRW's website toNaturalResources.Wales/AcornAntics .

 

The guide has information about How to identify, Collect and Care for acorns, and a list of NRW offices Where They dropped what song off.

 

People can share photos with @NatResWales eu #AcornAntics on twitter.