As part of our winter conservation works, Lorna and the team have been planning some new ponds for a very special species.
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A large portion of our woodlands are suffering with a fungal disease called Ash Dieback.
Being Reserve Officer at Brockholes is no regular 9 to 5 job. For Lorna Bennett, it’s a way of life, a complete commitment and passion to care for the environment in any way she can.
After spending a lot of time preparing the reserve for visitors to start coming again, the conservation team are back doing what they love most.
As part of the winter maintenance programme, our amazing team of volunteers have been out on Number 1 Pit Island clearing willow scrub.
It's important for us to think about wildlife in every task we undertake - that includes putting up fencing.
This week, the volunteers and conservation team rounded off the summer work and look towards the winter maintenance programme.