Taking Care of Solihull for its People and Wildlife

Solihull Conservation Volunteers (SCV) is a small local independent voluntary group whose aim is to carry out practical conservation work in and around the Solihull area for the benefit of people and wildlife. Solihull Council supports us in our work.

Volunteer

We help maintain and improve the environment around the Solihull area, including a number of Local Nature Reserves. You can learn new skills and increase your knowledge of nature and the environment in your area.

Click below to find out more about joining us.

Donate

Like all charities we rely on the generosity of our supporters. You can also help us by making a donation. We are grateful for all contributions which can be made by clicking through to our Virgin Money Giving page below.

You can also support us by shopping online. Find out more here. Thank you.

Latest News

New Grants

We are glad to announce that we have have just received two grants, one from the Dumbreck Charity and one from the Garfield Weston Foundation.

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About Us

Solihull Conservation Volunteers

Who We Are

Solihull Conservation Volunteers (SCV) is a small local independent voluntary group whose aim is to carry out practical conservation work in and around the Solihull area for the benefit of people and wildlife. Solihull Council supports us in our work.

 

We have working tasks on two Sundays a month throughout the year on a range of sites all over Solihull. We carry out a wide variety of work which includes:

The age range of the membership varies from those in their early 20s to those over 60 and members come from a variety of backgrounds. The group contains some members who have been volunteers for over 15 years.

The group has been closely involved with the development of a number of Local Nature Reserves (LNRs) and we are always keen to work on new sites to gain new experience and provide fresh challenges.

New volunteers are always welcome. Please click contact us to find out more about getting involved.

Our next event is

  • on Sun 23rd May - please see the calendar for details

Conservation

What Work Do We Carry Out?

Woodland Work

Removal of invasive alien species, coppicing, improving access and developing habitat for indigenous flora and fauna.

Wetland Management

Pond clearance and wetland management.

Planting

Meadow management and planting of native trees, hedges and wildflowers to increase the benefit to wildlife.

Construction Tasks

Making new paths, fencing and building sleeper bridges and stiles.

Our Work

See Us In Action

Coppicing

Meadow Management

Sleeper Bridges

Path Construction / Maintenance

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Projects

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