Conservation volunteers

Countryside Volunteer

Help conserve local wildlife

Help conserve our local wildlife and countryside areas for the enjoyment of all.

Ways to get involved:

  • Mucky Sundays - pond clearance, dry stone walling, woodland management
  • Gardening club - Fridays at Brownhill Nature Garden
  • Help in the visitor centres or with events
  • Conduct wildlife surveys - record bird sightings
  • Learn countryside crafts - hedgelaying, dry stone walling
  • Do patrols or help on guided walks
  • Meetings and social events

Join up

Parks and Countryside Service
Alexandra Park
Kings Road
Oldham OL8 2BH
Email: env.rangers@oldham.gov.uk
Phone: 0161 770 4056

Groundwork volunteers

Grounwork Oldham and Rochdale carry out environmental projects. Find out how to become a volunteer on their website.