Make It Wild
Bank Woods , Summerbridge,
Woodland Activities and Volunteering. We have lots of interesting tasks in our woods!
People often ask if they can come and help – and of course, the answer is “Yes”!
Volunteering with Make it Wild is a great way to get some fresh air, do something useful, and give that bit back to nature. You will get to spend time in beautiful Nidderdale.
Tasks include conservation work like controlling holly and gorse, spreading tree and wildflower seed, controlling invasive plants, and removing tree tubes from trees that are large enough to thrive without them. During the winter months we also need help with tree planting.
If you have experience, you can also help us with repairing dry stone walls, and some of the simple maintenance of our historic barns.
You will need to be reasonably fit as Bank Woods is quite steep in places.