Avon Valley Local Nature Reserve volunteer group First Thursday of the month, 10am to 1pm Volunteers maintain this riverside reserve by activities such as on-going river improvements, controlling invasive species, monitoring important plants and maintaining the numerous bird and bat boxes. Coffee and biscuits provided; bring lunch for all-day tasks. Please wear suitable clothing and footwear. Contact: Mike d'Apice for more information. Before attending, please ensure you have registered as a volunteer by filling out our volunteer registration form.