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...

Volunteers

The group of ecologists tasked with keeping the A14 project on track with its environmental responsibilities came for a day of respite last week to Byron’s Pool reserve in Cambridge. They...

Volunteers

The conservation volunteers made an early start on subduing the invasive marginal plant, Himalayan Balsam. It’s pretty yes, and later in the season a good food source for invertebrates agreed, but...

Water Beings

Stourbridge Common being a flooplain is perfectly suited to sustaining this type of habitat therefore four more pools were dug recently.

Wildflower meadows in progress

Work has been happening at two of our reserves to kick start our meadow areas for summer.

Pool

Byron's pool reserve is to gain a new pond or rather re-instate an old forgotten pond.