The purpose was primarily to improve access for those surveying butterflies at this BBOWT reserve.
With the temperature at around 31°C this was not a task for the faint hearted.
"A colony of ants swarming on a clump of bare ground"
A previously impenetrable path now cleared
Despite the heat by the end of the task most of the path around the butterfly transect had been cleared.
Created: Sunday, 9th July 2017
Photographs: David Hume, John Lerpiniere