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  • Welcome

    Welcome to Moseley Bog & Joy’s Wood Local Nature Reserve

    - a place where people and wildlife thrive side by side

  • Moseley Bog

    Moseley Bog is the oldest part of the reserve

    with a very different history to Joy’s Wood

  • Joys Wood

    Joy’s Wood is an area of the reserve which is a haven of created

    grassland and woodland supporting numerous plants & animals

  • Environmental Protection

    Local volunteers and Wildlife Trust staff are working to ensure

    that the site survives and is enjoyed and cared for by local people

  • History

    There is evidence of man’s presence in Moseley Bog

    dating back to the Bronze Age

  • Culture

    It’s believed that Moseley Bog is one of the inspirations

    for the forests of Tolkien’s Middle-earth

News from around the Trust
Events
  • Mon, 01/09/2014 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm - The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country

    Venue: Barr Beacon LNR

    Come for this FREE walk to see and learn about these fascinating mammals. BOOKING ESSENTIAL

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    Pippistrelle bat

  • Tue, 02/09/2014 - 10:00am - 3:30pm - The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country

    Venue: Moseley Bog & Joy's Wood Nature Reserve

    Come along to our volunteer day and help to maintain the reserve for people and wildlife. It's a great way to meet new people and see the great wildlife that can be found on the reserve.

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    Moseley Bog & Joy's Wood Volunteer Day

  • Tue, 02/09/2014 - 10:30am - 3:30pm - The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country

    Come and help maintain a variety of habitats at EcoPark and help propagate woodland plants with the Growing Local Project

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  • Wed, 03/09/2014 - 10:00am - 3:00pm - The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country

    Conservation Volunteer day involving local people in practical management of a nature reserve.

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    Park Hall Nature reserve, Castle Bromwich

  • Thu, 04/09/2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm - The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country

    Venue: Sedgley Beacon

    A chance to explore Sedgley Beacon, and discover some of its geological and ecological importance

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    Sedgley Beacon

  • Tue, 09/09/2014 - 10:30am - 3:30pm - The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country

    Come and help maintain a variety of habitats at EcoPark and help propagate woodland plants with the Growing Local Project

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  • Wed, 10/09/2014 - 10:00am - 3:30pm - The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country

    Venue: Moseley Bog & Joy's Wood Nature Reserve

    Come along to our volunteer day and help maintain the reserve for people and wildlife. It's a great way to meet new people and see the wildlife that can be found on the reserve.

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    Volunteers in the Joy's wood part of the reserve

  • Sat, 13/09/2014 - 9:00am - 3:30pm - The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country

    Venue: Hill Hook

    Come along and help with the management of our reserve in Sutton Coldfield. Contact Paul Stephenson for more details.

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    Hill Hook

  • Sun, 14/09/2014 - 10:00am - 12:00pm - The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country

    Venue: Wildside Activity Centre

    Explore the surroundings of the Centre and learn about its mini-inhabitants. The group involves children aged 5 to 11 in exploring the amazing natural world. Come and meet new friends, learn new skills and have lots of fun.

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    Minibeast hunting

  • Tue, 16/09/2014 - 10:30am - 3:30pm - The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country

    Come and help maintain a variety of habitats at EcoPark and help propagate woodland plants with the Growing Local Project

    More event info

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