South Downs Youth Action for ancient woodland (near Chichester)

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Hooksway

Royal Oak Car Park

Clapham

Chichester

PO18 9JZ

United Kingdom

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South Downs Youth Action is a volunteering programme for people aged 16-25 who want to make a difference for the environment!

About this Event

Are you aged 16-25 and want to make a difference for nature and the environment?

Join us in the South Downs National Park for an action day coppicing small trees in Church Copse to promote the habitat of amazing wildlife like dormice and fritillary butterflies.

This is a great opportunity if you're interested in:

  • Woodland management
  • Conserving woodland wildlife like dormice, butterflies and wildflowers
  • Traditional crafts such as coppicing or carving
  • Getting some exercise in a beautiful setting!

A full plan of activities will be sent after registering.

What you'll need:

  • Packed lunch or snack
  • Drinking water
  • A passion for the environment!

What to wear:

  • Sturdy footwear (wellies or walking boots are great!)
  • Trousers and long-sleeve tops to protect your arms and legs from the elements
  • Waterproof coat
  • Backpack to carry food, water and any other things you need

Where to meet: You have two choices!

  • 10:30am: Meet at Chichester Railway Station for a lift in a South Downs National Park vehicle

Public transport:

Trains to Chichester

Cost: it's free, this is volunteering!

Expenses: we can reimburse reasonable travel expenses (no long-haul flights!)

#iwill4nature #southdowns

FAQs

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Yes: 16-25 only for participants!

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Please see above and select the right ticket option.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Please email Daniel.Greenwood@southdowns.gov.uk or call 01730 819263

Do I have to bring a ticket to the event?

If you can, either printed or on your phone is fine!

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Hooksway

Royal Oak Car Park

Clapham

Chichester

PO18 9JZ

United Kingdom

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