Category Archives: Moor Green Lakes

Blackwater Valley Rangers and volunteers take-on Invasive Species!

Invasive non-native species harm the environment and wildlife, are costly to the economy, and can even pose a risk to our health and way of life. During Invasive Species Week (13-17 May), organisations across the UK, Ireland, Jersey, Guernsey and the … Continue reading

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New Volunteer Programme April 2019

Please click the link below to discover Blackwater Valley Countryside Partnership’s programme of volunteer tasks in April 2019. Now the bird are beginning to nest, the cutting and burning tasks will be reduced. This month features Spring cleaning and construction … Continue reading

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Holy Hedge Laying Volunteers!

Whilst the trees are dormant and the birds are not nesting the Blackwater Valley Rangers visited Moor Green Lakes for our annual two hedge laying tasks. The Moor Green Lakes Group volunteers on Sunday and the Blackwater Valley volunteers on … Continue reading

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More Green Car Park

I’m pleased to say that the extension to the Moor Green Lakes Car Park is now complete. On busy days visitors and volunteers were often turned away as the original car park was full, so it’s a great improvement with around … Continue reading

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Phew! What A View

It was a lovely, warm sunny day on Sunday when 24 Moor Green Lakes Group volunteers turned out to work on the reserve, including several new faces. The main task was to clear the reeds from in front of Grove Lake … Continue reading

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Find out what is going on in your local area

BVCP Volunteer Task Programme September 2018  

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The benefits of taking photographs to identify insects

They say that the largest group of insects- indeed of all animals- is beetles. Sometimes wandering down the Blackwater Valley one wonders if in fact the largest group are large, irritatingly conspicuous, and unrecognizable ones.  What are they? Luckily we … Continue reading

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