A new project to help conserve Calderdale’s ancient grasslands by working with farmers has got underway. The ‘Grassland Fungi Project’, which is a partnership between the National Trust and the Calder Rivers Trust, will work with local farmers by offering free surveys, which could …
The National Trust is working with nature to reduce the flood risk and restore Yorkshire's landscape. Find out more here.
Our September flood newsletter is now out, providing the latest flood news from across the Calder Valley, including:
River Calder Channel Clearance Work
Property Flood Resilience (PFR) Grant
Fungi project to help conserve biodiversity and ancient grasslands
Calderdale Council and the National Trust are hosting a public meeting where experts from a number of organisations will discuss the reasons behind woodland management and answer any queries you may have.
Please register if you would like to attend and share this email or the Facebook …
From the 15th September the Environment Agency will be hosting free webinars for six consecutive weeks.
The Environment Agency Flood Resilience Team aims to organise virtual or face to face training every year for the network of Flood Wardens across Yorkshire. This year the …
Join Calder Rivers Trust to learn about how to manage grassland for horse health and environmental benefits from experts in the field.
So many things are important when trying to keep our horses physically and mentally healthy, starting with creating a healthy environment for them …
Land Outdoors & Nature Project Manager
The National Trust West Yorkshire portfolio has a wide range of projects underway and under development – the most complex is the Landscapes for Water project which is an ambitious project between the National Trust, Woodland Trust and …
Slow The Flow are delighted to announce that the volunteering days have resumed at Hardcastle Crags on the 1st and 3rd Sunday of every month. Slow The Flow are back constructing leaky woody dams and using other natural methods to reduce flood risk in the Calder Valley. Full details on …
Our August flood newsletter is now out, providing the latest flood news from across the Calder Valley, including:
The Importance of being Water Wise
Forus Friday Volunteering Days
Investment Readiness Fund for Calderdale
Young People Bashing the Balsam
The Bogtastic Van …
Join Forus Tree this Friday for their weekly volunteer event.
Forus Tree meets every Friday at Daisy Bank, the site of the new tree nursery. Volunteer jobs vary over the seasons but right now Forus Tree needs help with weeding the beds of the new tree saplings. They do all of the weeding by hand …