Practical Conservation Task Day - Townclose Hills

Location:
Join us for a day of practical conservation and reserve management tasks at Townclose Hills. There’s always plenty to do whatever the season; meadow restoration and removing invasive species to name a couple. The nature reserve has a mixture of habitats including grassland, wildflower meadows and scrub that need to be maintained for the wildlife and public.

Position details

Duration

Commitment

Tuesday, Friday

Frequency

Monthly

Contact details

Leader: Elspeth Robinson

Email: elspeth.robinson@ywt.org.uk

Telephone: 07825 668419

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 www.ywt.org.uk/volunteer.
  • 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!

Please visit www.ywt.org.uk/reserves for maps and directions to sites.