Volunteer Work Parties

Practical Conservation

Volunteer work parties

Regular work parties

Looking to become a regular volunteer and make a difference to nature through practical volunteering? Find your local volunteer work party. If you register, your details will be sent to the Supervisors of local relevant opportunities and they will contact you when places become available. 

North Lancashire

North Lancashire Sites Practical Conservation Days - adhoc Thursdays

Central Lancashire

Mud Pack (Preston) - Tuesdays

Mud Pack (Brockholes) - Mondays

Mud Pack (Penwortham) - Fridays

Preston Junction LNR - Wednesdays

Grange Community Gardening and Food Growing - Mondays and Tuesdays

Brockholes Dirtworks (14-25s) Group - Saturdays

Brockholes Conservation Team - Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays

Avenham Rock Garden Project – first and third Wednesday of the month

Woodland Oasis Dirtworks Group (16-25’s) - Sundays

East Lancashire

Mud Pack (Wycoller Country Park) - Thursdays

East Lancashire Work Parties - adhoc

West Lancashire

Freshfield Dune Heath Work Parties - Thursdays

Mere Sands Wood Work Parties - Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays


Dunes Conservation Group -  Thursdays


Seven Acres Squad - Fridays

Wednesday Wildlife Action Team - Wednesdays

The Hive Food Growing (Mossbank Park) - Tuesdays and Fridays


Wigan Conservation Volunteers - Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and monthly Saturdays

The Bickershaw Project - Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays

Manchester Area

Mossland Work Parties - Tuesdays, Fridays and monthly Sundays

Sphagnum Squad - Sundays and occasional Fridays

Cutacre Work Parties - monthly Mondays and Sundays

Summerseat Volunteer Group - monthly Sundays


Merseyside Mondays Group - Mondays

Lunt Conservation Group - Tuesdays

Liverpool Wednesday Groups - Wednesdays