Category Archives: Wildlife

Tices Tuesday Task

This week our usual volunteer group joined the group at Tices meadow to created a team 19 people strong including Andy and I. It was a beautiful day and there was even time for a spot of bird watching.  Armed … Continue reading

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Moor Green Lakes Work Party – Clearing Tern Island

The first 2017 task for the Moor Green Lakes working party was to weed Tern Island. On a misty drizzling morning we were really delighted when 23 volunteers turned up to help, including several families.  With these numbers and some … Continue reading

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Frimley Fuel Allotments 

On Tuesday the Blackwater valley volunteer group was joined by volunteers from Frimley Fuel Allotments Group for a task on their site. It was my first visit to the site so I was lucky to have Christa and experienced volunteers … Continue reading

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A lovely start to 2017

My first day back after Christmas and New Year was very cold but beautiful. The volunteers and I were clearing and burning Willow at Lakeside Park to open up the edges of the lake. Guilford Borough Council Ranger John had … Continue reading

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Moor Green Lakes Volunteers go to Plover Island

Last Sunday the Moor Green Lakes volunteers had their last work party of 2016 – what a good turnout and result! After herding the Belted Galloways away from the pontoon we set up camp on the island and Jon ran … Continue reading

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Meandering Mouse

On the Southwood task a baby mouse arrived to lend a hand. Ranger Stuart  

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Belted Galloways by Sunset

Dusk at Moor Green Lakes can be very pretty, and this week was no exception with the orange-infused lake reflections. Also some of our cattle wandered along to say hello, including this friendly Belted Galloway with it’s distinctive curly coat … Continue reading

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