Volunteers getting stuck in

Conservation Work in Progress

At this time of year work parties carry out habitat management on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. See next page for the latest….

Rutland Belle

Osprey Cruise Vouchers for 2015

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Photo by Ian Jones

Birdwatching Walk with a Warden – for Beginners and Enthusiasts alike!

Join our staff for this great opportunity to explore the reserve and learn all about the birds and projects here

Photography Classes with Pete Murray

Photography Classes with Pete Murray

Pete has been a photography course tutor for over 20 years, and photographer for much longer than that!

Employee Volunteering Days

Employee Volunteering Days

ur employee volunteering days offer a unique “behind the scenes” glimpse of Rutland Water Nature Reserve and its wildlife. It’s a day out of the office with a difference!

Family Nestbox Challenge on 14th February 2015

Family Nestbox Challenge on 14th February 2015

Take on the challenge and provide a home for our garden wildlife. Build a nestbox, make a bird feeder and become a garden expert! Booking Essential. £8 per box, £1 per feeder. Click here for more details and to book

Mute Swan

Rutland Birds in Spring with Terry Mitcham

Join expert Terry Mitcham and learn about the best birding sites around Rutland!

Dawn at Lyndon

Dawn Chorus Walk and Breakfast

Join us for an early start to enjoy the dawn chorus of birdsong, at its peak this month!

Juvenile Long Tailed Tits

Bird Ringing Events

Join our resident ringing group for this demonstration

Volunteer Visitor Centre Assistants

Volunteer Visitor Centre Assistants

We ‘re looking for friendly and enthusiastic volunteers to assist with the day to day running of our two Visitor Centres between April and September.

Birds, Bugs and Boats

Birds, Bugs and Boats

Join us for our birds, bugs and boats bonanza! We will explore the reservoir and look for signs of birds and bugs! For 7 – 14 years old. £30 per child Tuesday 7th April – details and bookings Friday 7th August – details and bookings      

Haunting Halloween Night

Haunting Halloween Night

Discover natures scary bits! Carve a pumpkin, make a lantern and go on a spooky walk as darkness falls. Friday 30th October, 4pm – 6pm. For more information and to book click here.

Weekend Work Parties

Weekend Work Parties

We’re currently looking for enthusiastic volunteers to join a weekend work party which will take place from May onwards. The group will meet on a Saturday from 10am until 2pm.