Conservation Volunteer Opportunity
The Woodland Trust is offering an interesting volunteer opportunity for woodlands and forest lovers in and around the Faughan Valley. The Faughan Valley runs from the foothills of the Sperrin Mountains along the beautiful River Faughan to the outskirts of Derry, Londonderry, covering about 80 square miles.
Volunteers help conserve the natural beauty of the Faughan Valley by assisting the Faughan Valley project team with the practical management of the landscape with varied tasks from woodlands in Killaloo to farmland in Kilcreen.
Responsibilities of a conservation volunteer includes but not limited to:
- Woodland maintenance;
- Tree planting;
- Invasive species control;
- Scrub clearance;
- Pond creation and maintenance;
- Wildflower seed collection.