Due to the success of the Dacres Wood Open Day, the friends have added another open date for this year. We would therefore like to invite you to an extra day this Saturday 27th October between 1pm-4pm. The Friends are looking for extra help on site and with the open days and so if you are willing and bale to help, please let them know.
The Friends of Dacres Wood are planning a volunteering session Jan 31st in the morning, and in the afternoon, from 2.30, they will going to be going round with a camera just looking and recording what they see growing, or rotting as the case may be - just as interested in fungi! They would be very pleased if others could join them, … Continue reading Volunteering and photography at Dacres Wood
The Friends of Dacres Wood will be starting a monthly volunteer session on site. These will take place on the last Tuesday of the month from 10.30am. The Friends say; "We’re starting this low key, building up a group of volunteers to do conservation work at Dacres Wood on the last Tuesdays of each month, starting … Continue reading New volunteering sessions at Dacres Wood
Insects are everywhere. They are so many, and so varied - fascinating, beautiful, mysterious, bizarre. Through their mind-boggling biodiversity they offer us a window into the ecological complexity of life on Earth, and give us a powerful insight of the workings of the natural world. But their small size means that they can easily be … Continue reading How to be a curious entomologist
The Friends of Dacres Wood have there April open day coming up this Saturday – 1.00 pm to 4.00, so everyone is welcome to have a look round. The reserve is looking very spring like, but the paths are still flooded. We can lend wellies, and in kids sizes too. They are also planning a … Continue reading Dacres Wood Open Day – 30 April, 1pm-4pm
The Friends of Dacres Wood write This Saturday, from 1.00 to 4.00, is our first “last Saturday of the month” Open Day at Dacres Wood Nature Reserve. As well as just having a look round this rather special local space, we hope visitors will take the opportunity to meet members of our committee … Continue reading Saturday 26 March 1pm-4pm Dacres Wood Open Day
Once again the Friends of Dacres Wood are opening the reserve for the last Saturday of the Month from March - October from 1-4pm. Come down and enjoy the nature. Dacres Wood are now on Facebook, or you can Tweet them.
You are invited to a Bird Walk on Sunday 13th March 7.30am led by our local bird enthusiast Paul who will help us spot the birds in this active time of year in both Dacres Wood and Mayow Park. There are a number of species in both locations and in the reserve we hope you'll … Continue reading Bird Walk at Dacres Wood – 13 March 2016, 7.30am
Join the Friends of Dacres Wood Nature Reserve to find out how you can help our hedgehogs. This is a family friendly event as part of the Wild About Gardens Week, which we wrote about earlier this month. What you can do! Make a clay hedgehog to take home Hedgehog trails around the reserve for … Continue reading This Sunday – Our Hedgehogs are Wild About Gardens Week!