North East Scotland Members' Group Events

Latest information about 2018 work parties and events for members and supporters in the North East of Scotland

Ne scotland conservation work party dec 2016 detail

Looking to do some conservation work this year? Join members as they carry out various tasks to improve the ecology of the local area.

Mar Lodge Estate  conservation work party dates for 2018   

8-9 May                        (work to be defined)
25-26 September        (work to be defined)

(Accommodation is provided for the two-day Mar Lodge work parties.)

Balmoral Estate conservation work party dates for 2018

12 August                     (light footpath repair)
27 October                    (habitat improvement)

Please note that spaces are limited on the Balmoral and Mar Lodge events. Places for all the work parties will be filled on a “first come, first served” basis so if you are wishing to attend, or you'd like any more information, please contact NEScotland@johnmuirtrust.org as soon as possible.

Glen Tanar monthly conservation days for 2018

19 May / 16 June / 21 July / 18 August / 15 September / 20 October / 17 November / 8 December

Help Eric Baird, head ranger of the beautiful Glen Tanar estate, with a variety of conservation tasks on a regular monthly work party.

Please contact NEScotland@johnmuirtrust.org as soon as possible if you'd like to attend.

A personal view of Glen Tanar

Find out what it's like to help at a work party on Glen Tanar Estate by reading volunteer Apithanny's blog on surveying wood ants. Picture below shows a Rose Chafer Beetle by Apithanny.

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