Category Archives: Wildlife

The three little Hog Homes at Ash Green Meadows.

Thursday 20th, it was our last task before Christmas and we had the fun of building three hedgehog houses at one of our newer sites Ash Green Meadows. In separate teams we made our three little hog homes. One out … Continue reading

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Wonderful Wellesley Wreaths

On the 19th December 26 people joined Bobbie and I in Rushmoor Bottom at the base of the Wellington Statue for our now annual Wreath making event. With volunteer made woven wreaths, holly, ivy, pine cones, hemlock, moss and other … Continue reading

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Back in a Flash

Back on 11th January the volunteers joined me in Claycart mini flash to start opening it up by clearing the scrub to encourage wetland species to flourish and give a view to the Basingstoke Canal. We were back on the … Continue reading

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Keeping Southwood Woodland’s History Alive

  The wet weather at the start of the day wasn’t enough to deter the Southwood Woodland Improvement Group this month. Our mission was threefold and nothing could stop us not even double layers of concrete! Our main task was … Continue reading

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Wellesley Wildlife Wander

This morning, armed with sweep nets, bug pots and a fairy sheet, I led a family wildlife walk¬†exploring¬†Wellesley Woodlands. It was a lovely, crisp & sunny day discovering all the work our volunteers and rangers do to promote wildlife. The … Continue reading

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November 2018 Volunteer Programme

BVCP Volunteer Task Programme Nov 2018 Follow the link above to find out how our volunteers are helping your local area and how you can get involved. Ranger Jenny

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Invasive Species Alert – Water Primrose

Water primrose is an invasive non-native plant that is invading watercourses, with two sites know about in Surrey. The Environment Agency are asking for help to identify the sites where it can be found. The eradication of water primrose is … Continue reading

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