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Young Wardens – Shadow a warden – Wed 1st June

Join Natural England National Nature Reserve Staff for some practical conservation tasks – helping with summer maintenance on Shapwick Heath NNR.

Young Wardens is a group for 12-17 year-old’s wishing to take part in practical conservation activities or work towards the completion of their Duke of Edinburgh Award Community hours.

Registration and booking essential.

Places are limited. £5 per person. 

Places limited, booking essential. Charge: £5 per person. For further information, registration and booking contact julie.merrett@naturalengland.org.uk or call the Natural England office on 01458860120. Please dress appropriately for the weather with stout footwear. This event will involve walking at a countryside site which contains uneven ground. If you have any additional mobility requirements or any other needs please contact us to discuss them. We will endeavour to accommodate them wherever possible. A packed lunch will also be required.

Shapwick Heath

Natural England Young Wardens is a programme of activities designed for 12-17 year olds. Most sessions are based at the Avalon Marshes Centre, for those starting elsewhere we will email directions when you book. Picture credit: Lynne Newton