Category Archives: Volunteers

Post Storm Boardwalk Repair

After the last storm a month or so ago the Blackwater Valley rangers had a call of a broken section of boardwalk at Ash Green Meadows. I thought this would be a good test and some training for our regular … Continue reading

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Clearing the way at Ash Green Meadows

Before we went into lockdown and all volunteering tasks were sadly stopped, I was lucky enough to have a fantastic 24 volunteers at Ash Green Meadows . The main purpose was to clear the regeneration scrub in the wet meadows. … Continue reading

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Welcome to Cheyne Wood

Cheyne Wood is an area of woodland and scrub that lies between Cove Brook and the M3. This rather unassuming patch of about one acre on closer inspection reveals some large old interesting trees, maybe remnants of the local wood … Continue reading

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New Volunteer Programme March 2020

Please click the link below to discover Blackwater Valley Countryside Partnership’s programme of volunteer tasks this March 2020. BVCP Volunteer Task programme Mar 2020 What tasks are being run near you? This month features fencing and scrub bashing. General task … Continue reading

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Saturday 15th Wellesley task cancelled

Just to let everyone know that the weekend task for Wellesley has been cancelled due to the weather.

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Clearing windblown trees from the storm

I’ve just returned from Rushmoor Bottom in Wellesley Woodland where we had a chunky Downy Birch fall over one of the roads. Kindly Jenny, Matt, Bobbie & Liam took a break from their tree works in Southwood Country Park to … Continue reading

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First Volunteer Programme of 2020

Please click the link below to discover Blackwater Valley Countryside Partnership’s programme of volunteer tasks this January 2020. BVCP Volunteer Task programme Jan 2020 What tasks are being run near you? This month features hedge laying and two trips to … Continue reading

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