Conservation day at Smardale Nature Reserve

Image of red squirrel at Smardale Nature Reserve © Andrew Walter

Red squirrel at Smardale Nature Reserve © Andrew Walter

Conservation day at Smardale Nature Reserve

Location:

Smardale,

Near Kirkby Stephen
,
Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria, CA17 4HG
Fully booked
Join us for a day or practical conservation action on this lovely reserve on the old railway line

Event details

Meeting point

Meet at Smardale car park. GR: NY 739 082

Date

Time
10:30am - 3:30pm
A static map of Conservation day at Smardale Nature Reserve

About the event

Exact task to be confirmed, but likely to include ride cutting, scrub clearance, tree felling and burning along the disused railway line to maintain habitat for the fabulous wildflowers to flourish and special butterflies to breed.  We may also work on the area by the cabins.

Booking essential

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 events@cumbriawildlifetrust.org.uk or call 01539816300 so that we can release your place to the waiting list.

 

Booking

Phone number

01539816300

Suitable for

Adults

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.

Contact us

Cumbria Wildlife Trust
Contact number: 01539 816300