Burton Conservation Volunteers

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Burton Conservation VolunteersĀ is an independent group carrying out regular practical environmental tasks all year round in the Burton area and slightly further afield. If you are interested in joining us, click here for more details about the group.

See details of our forthcoming tasks in the Calendar.

Latest from our Blog

Big Washlands Watch

The TTTV (Transforming the Trent Valley) scheme is encouraging local people to become involved in a biological recording survey, the idea being to record sightings of 32 chosen species of animals and plants, ranging from kingfishers to bee orchids. Lawrence has some packs available containing a survey booklet and a colour identification guide, if you […]

A day at the allotment

The weather was wonderful and great for working at the allotment in Burton upon Trent today. In addition to tasks on the vegetable garden, other jobs were completed such as path clearance and repairs to a garden shed. There were a couple of highlights during the day. One highlight was seeing the groups youngest volunteer […]

Sinai House

Here are a few pictures from our latest workday in the delightful grounds of Sinai House. The outdoor teaching area is beginning to take shape; we tidied up the plunge pool area, using the surplus topsoil to add to the ‘bunds’ (grass mounds) which will be used as a raised seating area. The sheds have […]

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