Volunteering Organisations

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South West: this area covers Avon, Somerset, Dorset, Devon and Cornwall.


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Avon Wildlife Trust Practical Volunteering, Event Volunteering and Placements at Avon Wildlife Trust and Feed Bristol Please visit the Avon Wildlife Trust website to find out more - https://c-js.co.uk/2Dhhdj7

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Cornwall AONB - Wheal Buzzy Cornwall AONB's Wheal Buzzy project, is all about solitary bees, conserving, increasing habitat and engagement. We will be running a number of volunteer habitat management opportunities throughout the County, the first of which is Saturday 16th February 10am - 2pm at St Ives Community Orchard. charlotte.goodship@cornwall.gov.uk http://www.cornwall-aonb.gov.uk/

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Dartmoor National Park Authority We aim to conserve and enhance Dartmoor as a vibrant, living, working landscape and community. We work in partnership with local and national stakeholders and support Dartmoor’s businesses and communities. volunteering@dartmoor.gov.uk https://c-js.co.uk/2D0emdZ

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Devon Wildlife Trust is working to make Devon a Living Landscape in which wildlife on land and in the sea is varied, plentiful and widespread. We work towards this by securing the future of key wildlife sites, promoting the sustainable use of Devon's natural resources and increasing support for wildlife. https://www.devonwildlifetrust.org/volunteering-opportunities

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Dorset Countryside Volunteers A charity organising a wide range of weekend tasks throughout Dorset. We help the National Trust, Dorset Wildlife Trust, Heritage Coast, Amphibian and Reptile Conservation, and more. Full details are on the website alterantively contact by text or answer-phone message on 07923 498760, or email DCVpublicity@gmail.com http://www.dcv.org.uk

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Dorset Wildlife Trust offers a huge range of volunteering opportunities: office work, practical conservation, wildlife surveys, we have a volunteering opportunity for everyone. Volunteering for Dorset Wildlife Trust is an enjoyable and satisfying way of helping Dorset's wildlife. volunteering@dorsetwildlifetrust.org.uk http://www.dorsetwildlifetrust.org.uk

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EuCAN Dorset Midweek Volunteers A Not-For-Profit CIC engaged in a variety of practical tasks (including hedgelaying, drystone walling, fencing, heathland restoration, habitat management and invasive species) on NNRs and SSSI's within Dorset’s AONB, and occasionally just beyond. Operated by volunteers for volunteers, we fund machinery and other courses where possible. Check for detailed worksite information on the link or or phone 07763 923545 eucan.dmv@gmail.com https://c-js.co.uk/2kQenaX

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Exmoor National Park Authority There are lots of ways you can get involved on Exmoor! From practical conservation to research - leading guided walks to undertaking wildlife surveys. Exmoor National Park Authority offers volunteers access to support and training and the chance to develop skills. See our current volunteer roles online https://c-js.co.uk/2s7QLSB

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PEA (Plymouth Environmental Action) A practical conservation group organising a range of tasks in Plymouth and surrounds. These include beach cleans, coppicing, hedgelaying, and species surveys to name a few. A minibus pick-up is provided from Plymouth city centre. Full details on our website Facebook: Plymouth Environmental Action, Twitter PEA_Volunteer plymouthenvironmentalaction@hotmail.co.uk http://www.pea-volunteering.co.uk

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The Sharpham Trust An educational charity set in a stunning location near Totnes, Devon, welcomes garden volunteers and conservation volunteers work the Estate. The Trust connects people with nature and foster mindfulness and well-being through our programme of retreats, mindfulness courses, outdoor learning and the arts. http://www.sharphamtrust.org

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