Up and coming volunteering days

Published: 29 March 2022

Here are the dates of the next volunteer days taking place across Blaenau Gwent:

Monday 4th April: Reptile surveying at Six Bells Local Nature Reserve (The Guardian site). Meeting place in the upper plateau gravel car park (entrance opposite Lancaster Street, grid ref: SO 21856 02918) at 9.30 am.

Monday 11th April: Bioblitz: Bees & Bugs at Trevor Rowson Local Nature Reserve, Nantyglo. Meeting place in the car park (Grid Ref: SO 19258 09918, access from Farm Road nearest postcode NP23 4QF) at 10am

Tuesday 12th April: Hedgehog Training at Sirhowy Woodlands Local Nature Reserve, Tredegar. Meeting place in the layby on Thomas Ellis Way (Grid Ref: SO 14695 09754) at 10.30am

Wednesday 13th April: Bioblitz at Cwmtillery Lake Local Nature Reserve. Meeting Place in the car park (Grid Ref: SO 2179906120) at 10.30

Wednesday 13th April: Bat Walk at Cwmtilery Lakes. Time TBC Evening event

All kit/id guides will be provided, but if you wish to bring your own please feel free. Some of the activities are weather dependant, if there are any changes I will notify you at the earliest opportunity. Please wear appropriate clothing such as waterproof clothing/sturdy boots or footwear/wellies/hats etc.

We advise that you bring refreshment/flask/snack etc with you.

If you would like to join us, please can you confirm if you will be attending by either letting myself or Rebecca Ward know, to ensure we have enough resources: