Practical Conservation - Tiddesley Wood

Location:

Planting plums at Tiddesley Wood © Wendy Carter

Our volunteer team at Tiddesley Wood are looking for more pairs of hands to help them manage this fabulous woodland and orchard near Pershore.

Position details

Commitment

Wednesday

Frequency

Monthly

Contact details

For more information please email Iain or call him on 01905 754919.

Purpose of Role

Our practical conservation volunteers are an essential part of the team working on the reserves across the county. Volunteers help with practical conservation management to maintain the sites special features for now and for the future.

Type of work

Tasks at Tiddesley Wood focus on woodland management. This includes tasks include coppicing and scrub clearance, maintaining the path network and opportunities to get involved with monitoring.

Basic information

  • Interest and enthusiasm for nature and wildlife conservation
  • Willingness to work outside in all weathers
  • Ability to work alone and as part of a team
  • Basic use of tools but training will be given
  • Willingness to be involved in a number of tasks as directed
  • Suitable for everyone

Time/days

Tasks run on the last Wednesday of each month 10am-1pm

Benefits

Being a practical conservation volunteer gives you the chance to see Worcestershire’s special places, home to some of the county’s rarest wildlife, whilst learning about their management. The reserves are great places to observe wildlife and just being outdoors is great for your overall health and wellbeing as well as keeping you fit.

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