Volunteering with Cambrian Wildwood
Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Cambrian Wildwood. Volunteers are invaluable in helping the project to happen, and the project provides a range of interesting volunteering opportunities. The main way to get involved is with practical tasks on site at Bwlch Corog – we hold one work day per month, generally on the last Saturday of the month. If you are interested in helping with other aspects of our work, for example office type work, then please contact us to discuss possibilities.
To receive regular announcements about the work days and other volunteering opportunities, please contact us to ask to be on the email mailing list.
For 2020 the main themes for the work days at Bwlch Corog are:
No fence tree planting
Natural shed construction: lime and clay rendering and plastering
Establishing wild bee hives
Removing internal fencing
Tree seed collecting
Volunteer work day dates for 2020:
14 and 15 March: No Fence Tree Planting (see article on No Fence Tree Planting)
25 April – cancelled
30 May – cancelled
27 June – cancelled
25 July – cancelled
22 August – cancelled
26 September – to include collecting acorns, installing waymarker posts, burying water pipe
31 October – cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions
28 November – tree planting to celebrate the beginning of National Tree Week.
Directions: 10.00am Meet at the layby next to the park gates on the big roundabout at the edge of Machynlleth (on A487 direction Derwenlas, Aberystwyth). We will travel in convoy to the site.
Bring suitable clothing for the weather, and suitable footwear for wet ground conditions.
Remember food and drink as required.
Finish at 4.00pm
All tasks will be completed following social distancing rules. Please bring your own hand sanitiser and any PPE (masks, gloves etc) that you require.