Conservation day at Orton Moss Nature Reserve

image of grassland and woodland at Orton moss nature reserve

Conservation day at Orton Moss Nature Reserve


Orton Moss,

Near Great Orton
Carlisle, Cumbria, CA5 6NE
Join us on Orton Moss SSSI for a day of practical conservation action

Event details

Meeting point

Meet at the start of the farm track leading to Bucknill's Field GR NY339 540


10:00am - 3:30pm
A static map of Conservation day at Orton Moss Nature Reserve

About the event

We will be working to restore and maintain the rich grassland areas by removing most of the scrub and young trees from certain areas.

Wellies are a must.

Booking required

Please follow Government guidance at the time of the activity and only undertake it if you are well and the rules permit you to do so. If you are unable to attend for any reason please contact us at or call 01539816300 so that we can release your place to the waiting list.


Phone number

01539 816300

Suitable for


Know before you go

What to bring

Please ensure that you bring suitable clothing and protection with you, such as a waterproof jacket and trousers, spare clothing, sturdy footwear, your own work gloves, sun hat and sunscreen. You'll also need a packed lunch and refreshments for the day. Wellies strongly recommended

Contact us

Cumbria Wildlife Trust
Contact number: 01539 816300