This is an archived website, available until June 2027. We hope it will inspire people to continue to care for and protect the South West Peak area and other landscapes. Although the South West Peak Landscape Partnership ended in June 2022, the area is within the Peak District National Park. Enquiries can be made to

The 5-year South West Peak Landscape Partnership, 2017-2022, was funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.

Himalayan Balsam: What is it and why do we remove it

Upstream Thinking
Event Name Himalayan Balsam: What is it and why do we remove it
Start Date 16th Jun 2021 7:30 pm
End Date 16th Jun 2021 8:30 pm
Duration 1 hour

Join us for this online talk from Frances Horsford. Frances is an experienced Peak District National Park Ecologist and invasive species removal expert who works across the National Park.  She will explain what the issues are with invasive non-native plants and what you can do to help.

Wednesday 16th June 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm.

A link to be sent to those who sign up.

No previous knowledge is necessary.

This event is part of the SWPLP Upstream Thinking project and is supported by a Water Environment Grant.

For any questions or to register for the event please contact:

Helen Betts

Vocational Training Officer

07970 237 094

or via the SWPLP main inbox by emailing here:

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