"Japanese Knotweed Recording Sheet"
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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com