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Some top tips for #NationalGardeningWeek: TCV at home: How we’re staying connected to nature - - The Conservation Volunteers

(credit: Sarah Harrison/TCV)
(credit: Sarah Harrison/TCV)

Across our social media, we have been sharing ways to stay connected to nature at home during this period of physical distancing.Physical distancing has also meant that many of us are now working from home. For a lot of our team, working outdoors in the fresh air and with nature is the norm.

We have asked our TCV across the UK how they have adjusted to working from home, and how they are staying connected with nature at this time.

From working near a window to bird watch, taking the dog for a walk in a park where calves have just been born, and even naming a local fox, our team are taking advantage of their local green spaces and gardens.

Sara Harrison – TCV Operations Leader (London – Kings Cross)

I don’t have access to a garden but I’ve been enjoying playing ‘spot the fox’ every day from my new home desk next to a window look at my neighbour’s garden.

This fox (I’ve nicknamed her Joan!) follows the sun round the garden all day and makes me very jealous that I’m not outside.

Posted on: 29 April 2020

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