Monthly Archives: February 2019

Spot the Spawn

With the weather nice and warm all sorts of Spring flora and fauna is being spotted throughout the Blackwater Valley. At Southwood Woodland, on our volunteer work party this past Sunday, Paul spotted this Common Frog in amongst the emerging … Continue reading

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Meadow Mapping

Yesterday Stu, Bobbie, volunteer Robert and I, headed out the Ash Green Meadows to install another 2 welcome map boards. After several months of clearing barbed wire and improving access with volunteers, it’s great to be able to build the … Continue reading

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Volunteer Task Programme March 2019

Click the link below to find out what volunteer tasks are going on in the Blackwater Valley area: BVCP Volunteer Task Programme Mar 2019

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Egg-citing events at Wellesley Woods

With a hint of Spring in the air our new Community Coordinator Nicci has been busy organising events in Wellesley Woods! Fri 22 Feb – Spring Bird Walks  We still have places on the 2pm & 3pm Spring Bird Walks … Continue reading

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Blooming Marvellous work at Ash Green Meadows

On Thursday we were tasked with installing three finger posts and a new path at Ash Green Meadows. Following a very muddy day in the rain installing a map board by the car park last Friday, we quickly realised that … Continue reading

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Lost Dog Number 2!

Does anyone know who this sweet boy is? A member of the public has just brought him into our office here at Ash Lock. He has a chain collar but no tags. Very friendly, happy boy with lots of energy. … Continue reading

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National Student Volunteering Week

Happy National Student Volunteering Week! Here at Blackwater Valley Countryside Partnership we have benefited from running student volunteering days for years. These student ‘days’ come in various forms from a week long stint, to one regular day every week, to … Continue reading

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