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Phototrails in the 7 Lochs Wetland Park

Phototrails in the 7 Lochs Wetland Park

The Seven Lochs Wetland Park recently received funding from Awards for All to help engage local communities with nature through a range of activities. Some of this funding was used to provide transport for members of the Glasgow Disability Alliance … Continue reading

Coastal Communities Guest Blog

Coastal Communities Guest Blog

Neil Spiers is a trainee on the Coastal Communities programme in East Lothian, where over the course of a year, eight young people develop their skills in both practical conservation (with TCV) and outdoor-based youth work (with Strive). Here, he gives … Continue reading

More path clearance – Bridge of Weir

More path clearance - Bridge of Weir

I’ve been on holiday for a few weeks and was delighted to come back to one of my favourite jobs – path clearance! On Wednesday the Glasgow Mid-Week Group headed over to Bridge of Weir to work on a very … Continue reading

My first Blog .

My first Blog .

  Hello all , my name is Scott Gardner and I’ve recently started work with the Conservation Volunteers ( TCV ) Stirling as a Discovering Nature Trainee (part of the Inner Forth Landscape Initiative and the Forth Coastal project). This … Continue reading

Sand dune stabilisation project near Wick

Sand dune stabilisation project near Wick

This is a six week project involving TCV staff and volunteers near Wick, I attended during week 2 of the project. The idea is to move already established marram grass to an area of newly created dunes to help stabilise … Continue reading