Up to date news and stories from The Conservation Volunteers in Northern Ireland.
Himalayan Balsam (Impatiens glandulifera) is a plant many of us are familiar with, either from walking along riverbanks and seeing its pink flowers like trumpets in...Read more
Mark the return of spring by listening out for the cuckoo!
Help in recording what is for many the distinctive sound of spring – the call of the cuckoo. If you see or...Read more
It is with great sadness that we recently learnt of the passing of Noel Lowry.
Noel worked for The Conservation Volunteers for 24 years from 1986 to 2010.
Initially employed on a government scheme as Belfast...Read more
The birds are still 'peck'ish... see what we did there?
The temperatures are (maybe) very slowly starting to rise and the days showing a bit of a stretch. And...Read more