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Young rangers – Abberton

2nd November 2019 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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An event every month that begins at 10:00 am on day First of the month, repeating until 5th December 2020

A brilliant opportunity for 13-17 year olds to volunteer and gain practical conservation experience. The event is held at the Abberton Reservoir Nature Reserve on the first Saturday of every moth except for August.

Young Rangers is a volunteer conservation group specifically for 13-17 year olds. It is designed for teenagers looking to gain practical conservation and survey experience either for their Duke of Edinburgh award or to help them towards a career in the conservation sector.

Past tasks include hedge trimming, tree planting, pond and flower surveys, coppicing willow and so much more!

Children do not need to be accompanied by an adult as long as a drop-off form has been completed. They will need to have sensible footwear and clothing as we go out in all weathers and bring a pack lunch.

There is no cost but spaces are limited so booking is essential.

Details

Date:
2nd November 2019
Time:
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.essexwt.org.uk/events/2019-10-05-young-rangers

Organiser

Essex Wildlife Trust
Phone:
01621 862960
Email:
admin@essexwt.org.uk
Website:
http://www.essexwt.org.uk/

More Information

Additional
Child friendly
Contact Name
Abberton Reservoir
Contact Telephone
01206 738172
Cost
free

Venue

Abberton Reservoir
Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre
Colchester, Essex CO2 0EU United Kingdom
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Phone:
01206 738172
Website:
www.essexwt.org.uk
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