Group Information

Results for Wildlife and Biodiversity

Support to Recovery

Encouraging the use of nature and the outdoors for the improvement of wellbeing in Adults through inspiring workshops ranging from growing groups and allotments to walks, practical conservation tasks, nature crafts, bushcraft, nature Id, upcycling and art. Our facilitators are practiced in engaging the public and providing workshops in all the above areas with a […]

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Sustrans

We’re the charity making it easier for people to walk and cycle. We own and maintain the Spen Valley Greenway between Dewsbury and Low Moor.

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Ten Villages Conservation Group

The 10 villages conservation group is a practical conservation group which undertakes a task once a month around the Denby Dale parish, led by the countryside officer. A major project is the linking of two communities of Great Crested Newts and we also monitor the River Dearne for pollution, based on riverfly sampling. We also […]

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The Friends of Highfields Community Orchard

In 2010, after a campaign and petition, local people planted the first fruit trees on a small disused school playground owned by Kirklees Council, located at the bottom of Mountjoy Road, HD1 5PX. It is now identified as Community Green Space in the Kirklees Local Plan. The Friends of Highfields Community Orchard maintains the orchard […]

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The Lepton Village Preservation Society

We are set up to improve the environment of Lepton Village for its residents and we have already done much to achieve this, including: 1. We have so far been instrumental in persuading Kirklees to rejuvenate the Lepton recreation ground and this is now being done. 2. Planting Lilac trees in the memorial garden of […]

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Upper Dearne Woodlands Conservation Group

Management of an area of woodlands near Upper Cumberworth, owned by Wavin UK. Access is open to the public. The management priorities are: Priority 1. Wildlife Conservation: Priority 2. Boundary and Access Improvements: Priority 3. Education and Information. Meetings are held monthly (2nd Tuesday at 7.30pm) in Birdsedge Church Hall. Working parties are generally two […]

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Urban Tree Huggers : Kirklees Tree Planting Group

Involve local communities in tree planting and improve the local environment while encouraging people to take responsibility for climate change. To work with children in schools, educating our young peopleabout the current environmental crisis.

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