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Nottinghamshire Practical Conservation Groups
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Do you enjoy the outdoors, getting stuck in and like a bit of hard work?  Why not join the Forestry Commission for  practical conservation tasks where you really can make a difference.

Practical tasks in the Ollerton Area

Sessions are held every Wednesday afternoon at 12.30pm normally meeting at Ollerton Pit Woods car park.  Work is carried out on a variety of sites in the local area including Clumber, Bevercotes Pit Wood, Boughton Brake as well as Ollerton Pit Woods. 

If you are interested in coming please contact Amy, fill in an expression of interest form and email Amyor phone 07747 006450 before attending. 

Boughton Brake Practical Sessions

Sessions are held every second Wednesday morning between 10am and 12 noon in Boughton Brake.  There are all kind of jobs to get stuck into from pulling bracken and high pruning to pond clearance and fence repairs.

If you are interested in coming contact Stephen on 07769878185 or email before attending. 

Woodland Workout in Nottinghamshire

Every Thursday (10am - 2pm) we rotate round a series of maturing Community Woodlands in North Nottinghamshire. The team get involved in pruning, coppicing, stile and fence repairs, brash burning and more. If you are interested in coming please contact Seb on 07786114633 or fill in an expression of interest form and email Seb  

 

  • 5th July - Boundary (Burmah Rd, Blidworth, NG21 0RT)        

  • 12th July - Pleasley Carpark at top of Wood Lane, NG19 8RU)        

  • 19th July - Sherwood Pines (meet at the FC offices, NG21 9JL)

  • 26th July - Silverhill (Silverhill Lane, Teversal, NG17 3JJ)

  • 2nd Aug - Sherwood Pines (meet at the FC offices, NG21 9JL)

  • 9th Aug - Oxclose (Mansfield Woodhouse Train Station, NG19 7FE)

  • 16th Aug - Shirebrook (Longster Lane, Sookholme, NG19 8LP)

  • 23rd Aug **Session TBC**        

  • 30th Aug - Silverhill (Silverhill Lane, Teversal, NG17 3JJ)

  • 6th Sept - Boundary (Burmah Rd, Blidworth, NG21 0RT)        

  • 13th Sept - Oxclose (Mansfield Woodhouse Train Station, NG19 7FE)

  • 20th Sept  - Shirebrook (Longster Lane, Sookholme, NG19 8LP)

  • 27th Sept - Silverhill (Silverhill Lane, Teversal, NG17 3JJ)

     

Weekend Workout

The Ranger team meet every third Sunday of the month and get involved in a range of tasks across sites; from coppicing, brash burning, crown lifting, fence repairs and wetland management. 10am -2pm with a cuppa or two thrown in too!

  • 15th July - Oxclose (Mansfield Woodhouse Train Station, NG19 7FE)

  • 12th Aug - **SESSION CANCELLED**

  • 16th Sept - Shirebrook (Longster Lane, Sookholme, NG19 8LP)

    If you are interested in coming please contact Seb, fill in an expression of interest form and email Seb or phone 07786114633 before attending. 

No experience necessary.  Please wear sturdy footwear & clothing appropriate to the time of year. 

DON'T FORGET TO GIVE US A RING BEFORE YOU COME OUT AND JOIN US, SO WE CAN ENSURE WE BRING ALONG ENOUGH TOOLS. 

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Last updated: 9th August 2018
VOLUNTEER RANGER CUTTING YOUNG PINE TO MAINTAIN A HEATHLAND STRIP AT ROADSIDE IN MOORS VALLEY COUNTRY PARK

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