Visiting the Cambridge Botanic Gardens

As a big thank you to the volunteers a visit to Cambridge Botanic Gardens was organized. We had a talk about the new chalk grassland that the staff are trying to...

Hedgehog survey talks

The first of the hedgehog survey nights kicked off at Bramblefields nature reserve in Chesterton. There was a good turn out on what was a relatively wet and windy night. Paul...

WorldPay corporate volunteering Day with Cambridge Local Nature Reserves

A fun day was had when staff from World Pay came for some Corporate responsibility time out on the nature reserves. Most came down from London for the day and were...

Hedgehog survey in Cambridge

During the summer holidays we will be surveying for hedgehogs in the city’s green spaces. The aim is to firstly ascertain where our hedgehogs are present and also where more connectivity...

Butterfly

Don’t forget we have Sunday surveying sessions on the reserves at the end of every month till September. Plants, freshwater invertebrates, birds and butterflies all being spotted and marvelled at. If...

National Civic day walk

Nine Wells Nature Reserve in Cambridge  was the beginning point for the National Civic Day Walk which followed the route of Hobson’s Brook all the way in to town, finishing at...

Volunteers from Sentec at Logans Meadow Nature Reserve in Cambridge

Cambridge technology and engineering consultancy Sentec have put in a few hours graft at Logan’s Meadow nature reserve in Cambridge before, but they excelled themselves last week when they came for...

Trees

A most enjoyable night was had on Thursday as the volunteers went out for a bat walk around Sheep’s Green nature reserve in Cambridge. We followed the route that one of...

Rush

Staff from The Institute for Sustainability, Cambridge University came for a lunchtime excursion from the office to their local nature reserve Sheep’s Green. After a talk about the general conservation of...

Butterfly

The first of our Sunday monitoring sessions happened last weekend on the Coldhams Common Nature Reserve in Cambridge with the focus on butterflies. We recorded 5 possibly 6 butterfly species and...