Conservation Volunteering

Practical management work, species surveys, nest-box building etc. is all done by volunteers so extra pairs of hands are always welcome! Tools and refreshments are provided!


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Conservation Work Parties

Work parties comply with Covid-19 restrictions on numbers and social distancing observed. 

There will be a work party on the first Thursday of every month, with others between those dates. So the dates for 2022 are as follows:

Thursday June 2nd - West Beckham Green and East Beckham Common

Saturday June 18th - Sustead

Thursday June 30th - Sustead: Bioblitz preparation

Saturday July 2nd + Sunday July 3rd -Sustead Bioblitz 

Thursday July 7th - location TBC

Tuesday July 19th - location TBC

Thursday August 4th - location TBC

Wednesday August 17th - location TBC

Thursday September 1st: Haymaking, West Beckham Old Allotments

Tuesday September 6th: Haymaking, Sustead

Saturday September 24th

Thursday October 6th

Tuesday October 18th

Thursday November 3rd

Saturday November 19th

Thursday December 1st

Wednesday December 14th

Work party locations and activities are subject to change at short notice; please contact our Volunteer Coordinator Peter Maingay on if you are planning to join a work party and are not already on our list of volunteers.