Practical Conservation Task Day - Skerne Wetlands


Skerne Wetlands Nature Reserve,

Wansford Bridge, Wansford (Snakeholm Pastures entrance - northern part of site)
Cleaves Farm, Skerne (Skerne Wetlands entrance - southern part of site) ,
Driffield, East Riding of Yorkshire, YO25 8NX (Wansford Bridge) YO25 9HU (Cleaves Farm)

Would you like to get stuck into some outdoor conservation work?

Join us for a day of practical conservation and reserve management tasks at Skerne Wetlands Nature Reserve, the UK's most Northerly chalk streams.

Contact details

Contact: Jon Traill


Telephone: 07968 125902

Useful Information for Task Days

Things you need to know:

  • Task days start at 10am and usually run until 4pm.
  • Sometimes task days may change because of adverse weather. Please check the website for updates
  • If you’re new to a site, please call the relevant contact to check task day details and let them know you’re coming.
  • New volunteers will need to provide emergency contact details and relevant medical details before beginning, just in case of any incident or accident.

What you should bring:

  • A packed lunch and plenty to drink.
  • Hard-wearing shoes, boots or wellies
  • Old clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty.
  • Waterproofs, sunscreen and insect repellent when necessary, you never know what the weather will do!

Tools and gloves will be provided.

Corporate partners wishing to arrange use of their corporate volunteering allowance should contact