CANCELLED – Survey Season 2020 – Start-up Meeting

Location: Furzebrook Rd, Furzebrook, Wareham BH20 5AR Date: 30th March 2020 Time: 6-7pm Join our Dorset's Heathland Heart project team for this introductory session, which highlights the project's plans and survey targets for the coming spring and summer season. Ecological surveys will be carried out regularly on a Wednesday across Dorset's Heaths, as well as...

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Southern Damselfly Habitat Task

Location: East Common, Valley Road (from East St), Corfe Village Date: Thursday 27th February 2020 Time: 10am - 3pm Southern Damselfly Habitat Task - A Purbeck Wide Work Party Day In partnership with the National Trust and RSPB Join our Dorset's Heathland Heart team for a day of practical conservation, removing scrub at Corfe Common...

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Habitat Working Party at Castor Hanglands NNR

Location: Castor Hanglands National Nature Reserve (meeting place to be provided upon booking) Date: Wednesday 26th February 2020 Time: 10.00am - 3.30pm As part of our Root of Rockingham project, join Back from the Brink on Castor Hanglands to improve habitat for all kinds of creatures, as part of a wider program of contracted works...

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Reptile Habitat Work Party

Location: The large lay-by of the west verge of the A43 north of the turn for Wakerly village. SP 97912 99814 Date: Saturday 25th January 2020 Time: 10:00am - 15:30pm Join the Northamptonshire volunteer branch of Amphibian and Reptile Groups UK (ARGUK) to restore a protected wildflower verge which is home to reptiles. The task...

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Butterfly Habitat Work Party – Fermyn Woods

Location: Fermyn Woods Country Park Lyveden Rd, Brigstock, Kettering NN14 3HS Date: 8th March 2020 Time: 10am-2pm (3pm at latest) As part of our Root of Rockingham project, Back from the Brink are teaming up with Beds and Northants Butterfly Conservation Branch to undertake vital scrub clearance in the main park for Dingy and Grizzled Skippers...

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Butterfly Conservation Habitat Work Party – Bedford Purlieus

Location: Bedford Purlieus Nature Reserve Peterborough PE8 6NN Grid ref: TL042995 Date: 20th February 2020 Time: 10am-4pm As part of our Root of Rockingham project, get fit in the fresh air while helping wildlife with Back from the Brink volunteers improving butterfly habitat in Bedford Purlieus. This important habitat work is focusing on improving habitat...

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Butterfly Conservation Habitat Work Party – Fermyn Woods

Location: Fermyn Woods Country Park Lyveden Rd, Brigstock, Kettering NN14 3HS Date: 23rd February 2020 Time: 10am-2pm (3pm at latest) As part of our Root of Rockingham project, Back from the Brink are teaming up with Beds and Northants Butterfly Conservation Branch to undertake vital scrub clearance in the main park for Dingy and Grizzled...

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Scrub Bash & Burns!

Location: Railway bridge car park, Easedale Drive, Ainsdale, PR8 3TS Date: Sunday 26th January 2020 Time: 10am - 3pm Join our Gems in the Dune project team and regular volunteers as we tackle some of the invasive species of plants in Ainsdale. Help the coast and the species that live there, like Sand Lizards and...

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Barberry Planting

Location: Parking is available at the Tunnel House Inn, Tarlton Road, Coates, Cirencester, GL7 6PW but lift share where possible Date: Sunday 20th October Time: 10am - 3pm As part of our Barberry Carpet Moth project, join Butterfly Conservation, their volunteers and volunteers from the Cotswold Canal Trust to plant 40 Barberries, erect tree shelters...

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Mosey in the Margins – Nashenden Down

Location: Nashenden Down, Borstal, Rochester, Kent, ME1 3TQ Date: 13th August Time: 10.30am - 2.30pm Join our Colour in the Margins team for a Mosey in the Margins Interested in volunteering for Colour in the Margins? Need to brush up on your plant ID? We are running a Mosey in the Margins walk at Nashenden...

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