Nature Conservation Lewisham

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Dacres Wood Spring Feast -Including fungus workshop

17th May, 10.30 – 3.30

17th May Dacres wood

 

You are invited to meet Claudio Bincoletto, farmer, chef, forager and environ-mental expert, on his visit to Dacres Wood Nature Reserve, and share in an experiment in sustainable local production of oyster mushrooms.

 

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Free Training With Thames21

Get Thames21 Training for free!

Thames21 offers a range of FREE training sessions to anyone who is keen to get involved with activities in and around their local waterways. Check out these opportunities…

Imagine leading your own group of volunteers in a cleanup event to improve your stretch of river, canal or pond. You can! Our 2-day ‘LEADING A WATERWAY CLEANUP‘ training will help you develop the skills and confidence you need to plan and lead your own events. When you complete the course, you can become one of our many certified trainees who receive support from Thames21 and lead cleanup and improvement events all across London

LEADING A WATERWAY CLEANUP Sessions for 2015:
(All sessions are 10am to 3pm.  You must complete Day 1 first, before going on to Day 2)

Day 1
Saturday 14 March
at WaterWorks Centre, Leyton

Sunday 12 April at Dorset Wharf, Fulham
Saturday 6 June at Ragged School Museum, Mile End
Saturday 4 July at Dorset Wharf, Fulham
Sunday 23 August at Ragged School Museum, Mile End
Sunday 27 September at Dorset Wharf, Fulham
Saturday 7 November at Ragged School Museum, Mile End
Day 2
Sunday 29 March at WaterWorks Centre, Leyton
Saturday 25 April at Dorset Wharf, Fulham
Sunday 21 June at Ragged School Museum, Mile End
Sunday 19 July at Dorset Wharf, Fulham
Saturday 5 September at Ragged School Museum, Mile End
Saturday 10 October at Dorset Wharf, Fulham
Sunday 15 November at Ragged School Museum, Mile End

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Horniman Museum-Big Garden Birdwatch

Birdwatch

The Big Garden Birdwatch


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Free tool maintenance workshop

Tools ©  FreeImages.com/JamesGoneaux

Tools © FreeImages.com/JamesGoneaux

Free tool maintenance workshop @ Devonshire Road Nature Reserve,

170 Devonshire Road

SE23 3SZ

10:30 -4:30 Thursday 4th December 2014

(or just drop in for any length of time)

Shaun Marriott- London Wildlife Trust Reserves Officer, will be hosting a free informal workshop demonstrating and advising on tool maintenance, including brushcutters, strimmers, etc.tool blade sharpening and care, including health and safety issues.

10:30 -4:30 (or just drop in for any length of time) Thursday 4th December 2014
Devonshire Road Nature Reserve
(might want to bring food if you are coming for the whole day)

Aimed at practical conservation volunteers and professionals, but all welcome (not suitable for children, petrol-powered power tools involved)