Tree Planting - MetService Volunteers - 6 July 2011

Neil Bellingham (fawn hat) introduces himself to the MetService group of volunteers - 6 July 2011

Neil Bellingham (fawn hat) introduces himself to the MetService group of volunteers - 6 July 2011


Neil Bellingham (fawn hat) speaking to the MetService group, surrounded by trays of plants - 6 July 2011

Neil Bellingham (fawn hat) speaking to the MetService group, surrounded by trays of plants - 6 July 2011


Neil Bellingham (fawn hat) giving instruction on treeplanting - 6 July 2011

Neil Bellingham (fawn hat) giving instruction on treeplanting - 6 July 2011


MetService volunteer about to fill another hole with a new tree.  Wire frames in foreground await a plastic sleeve - 6 July 2011

MetService volunteer about to fill another hole with a new tree. Wire frames in foreground await a plastic sleeve - 6 July 2011


Hillside cleared of gorse makes it tricky for tree planting.  Note how high the uncut gorse is - 6 July 2011

Hillside cleared of gorse makes it tricky for tree planting.
Note how high the uncut gorse is - 6 July 2011


Plastic sleeves and cardboard collars protect the young trees - 6 July 2011

Plastic sleeves and cardboard collars protect the young trees - 6 July 2011


Tree Planting volunteers from MetService have filled all those holes, and placed the collars and plastic sleeves - 6 July 2011

Tree Planting volunteers from MetService have filled all those holes, and placed the collars and plastic sleeves - 6 July 2011


Tree planting volunteers from MetService. A good job well done! Thanks! - 6 July 2011

Tree Planting volunteers from MetService.
A good job well done! Thanks! - 6 July 2011