How you can help

Our Mosslands are in various stages of renovation, giving a clear view of how our work is benefiting wildlife and the environment. However we need your support and help to continue this crucial work...

Community Events & Practical Work Parties

We host a variety of community focused events, as well as a series of regular practical conservation days that are open to all. Please note that you will need to register as a volunteer to particpate in the conservation workdays, do so by clicking here.

We have a series of upcoming FREE events on the mosslands, including:

Winter Trees Walk
Sat 24 January around Astley Moss 1-3pm

Pond Dipping/Bug Hunting
Sat 25 April on Astley Moss, 1-4pm

Our Volunteer Work Parties are held every Monday and Thursday (10.30-3.30), while there is a monthly Saturday group too. Work is varied and includes dealing with any invasive species such as Himalayan Balsam and Rhododendron, hand pulling birch seedlings, as well as tree clearing and dead hedging.

For full details on upcoming events keep an eye on the What's On section of the website.

Go Peat-Free!

You can try a peat-free alternative for your potting compost from the ever-increasing range of peat-free growing media available.

Find out more about going peat-free here

Carbon Capture – A Scheme For Businesses

As a business you can help fund the North West’s degraded mosses back to health, balancing out your unavoidable CO2 emissions and understanding your carbon gain.

Click here to find out more about our Natural Carbon Capture Scheme.

Get Involved

For more information on how you can volunteer please contact our Volunteer Support Officer.
E: volunteer@lancswt.org.uk 
T: 01772 324129

For more information on how your business can get involved through corporate work days, please contact our Corporate Relations Officer.
E: drowlinson@lancswt.org.uk
T: 01772 324129