Did you know?

by

Wildflowers sown at the sailing academy (large version)

Six hectares of chalk and limestone cuttings are being transformed into a landscape of local grassland and wildflowers.

A lot of care is being taken to select appropriate local species of grass and wildflower to ensure they fit in with the surrounding natural landscape.

Advertisements

Tags:

2 Responses to “Did you know?”

  1. Mat Says:

    Is it me, or is this a picture of Weymouth & Portland Sailing Academy?

    • Weymouth Relief Road Says:

      Yes it is. Our Natural Environment colleagues worked with the sailing academy to ensure that the area was landscaped with local wildflowers. We’re hoping that the cuttings of the relief road will look even better!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


%d bloggers like this: