Japanese Knotweed Recording Sheet

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					                       JAPANESE KNOTWEED RECORDING SHEET

Recorded By:                                               Date:
Address:
Phone Number:
Email:
Please use a new sheet for each area of Japanese knotweed
Site Name (if known) or a description of the location of Japanese Knotweed:

Grid Reference (from centre of stand):

Name and Address of Landowner (if known):

Has Landowner granted permission to access land?                    Yes                  No

        Record primary land use as 1, secondary as 2 etc. (where applicable)
River                     Woodland                Hedgerow
Stream                    Grassland               Industrial/Business
Canal                     Arable                  Waste ground
Ditch                     Marsh                   Garden
Pond                      Roadside verge          Recreation Ground
Other (please specify):

    Average Height of Japanese Knotweed stands (Please tick appropriate box)
       <1m                        1-2.5m                        >2.5m
                        Total area of Knotweed growth
           Length                       m             Width                 m
      Vegetation composition in affected area (please tick appropriate box)
     Knotweed/Vegetation                    Japanese Knotweed only

Average number of stems per m2 Knotweed coverage
(please estimate)

Is Knotweed growing in close proximity to a watercourse?
                                                                            Yes               No
              (Please tick appropriate box)




                            Nottinghamshire Biodiversity Action Group Partnership
                 c/o Conservation Group, Nottinghamshire County Council, Trent Bridge House
                               Fox Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham NG2 6BJ
                                  0115 977 4213 biodiversity@nottscc.gov.uk
                   Visual evidence of treatment (tick appropriate box(es))
    Spraying (dead or dying plants)          Cutting (cut stems with regrowth)
    Evidence of ground disturbance           Evidence of dumping
    None

    Is access to the site impeded in any way? E.g. slope, overgrown vegetation, etc
    (please describe)

    Is vehicular access to the site possible?                                   Yes                No

    How many years has the Japanese Knotweed been
    present at this site? (please leave blank if you are unsure)

    Sketch map of surveyed site:




    Additional comments:



PLEASE SEND COMPLETED ELECTRONIC FORMS TO biodiversity@nottscc.gov.uk
OR POST BACK PAPER COPIES TO NOTTINGHAMSHIRE BIODIVERSITY ACTION
GROUP, C/O CONSERVATION GROUP, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL,
TRENT BRIDGE HOUSE, FOX ROAD, WEST BRIDGFORD, NOTTINGHAM. NG2 6BJ.




                                 Nottinghamshire Biodiversity Action Group Partnership
                      c/o Conservation Group, Nottinghamshire County Council, Trent Bridge House
                                    Fox Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham NG2 6BJ
                                       0115 977 4213 biodiversity@nottscc.gov.uk