Dane Valley Woods is managed by a friendly group of volunteers on our steering group.
Simon Field – Chair
Steve Darling – Secretary
Jessica Newby – Treasurer
We would love to hear from anybody interested in the group and what we do. Whether it is telling us what you have seen in the Woods, wanting to take part in an event or if you are interested in joining the steering group, please get in touch with us below.
Following success last year in finding a brown argus butterfly, Malcolm Watling visited Dane Valley Woods back in July to try and re-spot the rare beauty. Whilst he did not find the brown argus, he recorded the first ever orchid found at the woodlands, a wonderful surprise for us! Read what he found below: On […]
In between the rain and wind, we have had a few sunny days, and these are the best times to find wildlife at Dane Valley Woods. We were contacted again by Malcolm Watling, who sent us in a butterfly survey here, from last year. This year he said: ‘The weather hasn’t been very butterfly friendly […]
After doing a voluntary litter pick last month at the woodlands, 1st Margate Cubs were thanked by Secretary Kashmir Flint, who also did a talk about waste, its problems and how we can all help to reduce it. Every year, England and Wales produce enough waste to cover Hyde Park in 80 foot of rubbish, […]