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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
  • Sat, 19/04/2014 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm - The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country

    Venue: Moseley Bog & Joy's Wood

    Woodland Walk with Tony Sames at Moseley Bog & Joy's Wood Nature Reserve.

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    Moseley Bog & Joy's Wood. Photo Credit: Hannah Knight.

  • Sun, 20/04/2014 - 10:30am - 3:30pm - The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country

    Venue: Moseley Bog Nature Reserve, Yardley Wood Road

    Come & volunteer and experience the reserve in a new way. Learn new skills such as coppicing, meadow and wood management.

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    Volunteers in Moseley Bog

  • Tue, 22/04/2014 - 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, 23/04/2014 - 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, 24/04/2014 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm - The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country

    Venue: Barr Beacon Local Nature Reserve

    FREE childrens drop in event. Complete the nature tasks

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    Two children, one with magnifying glass, one with book

  • Tue, 29/04/2014 - 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, 30/04/2014 - 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

  • Sat, 03/05/2014 - 10:00am - 12:00pm - The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country

    Join the Friends of Moorcroft Wood and Reserves Officer Chris Wishart in a look at the plants & animals that live in this fascinating reserve.

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    bluebells

  • Sun, 04/05/2014 - 4:15am - 7:30am - The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country

    Come and join us for a natural morning choir at the place where International Dawn Chorus Day began!

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    Woodpecker at Moseley Bog

  • Sun, 04/05/2014 - 4:30am - 8:00am - The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country

    Venue: Hill Hook Local Nature Reserve

    We will meet at 4:30am at the entrance to the Mill Pool dam off Netherstone Grove and walk around the Mill Pool returning to the entrance at 5:30am. Then moving to Aston Wood Golf Course gate entrance at 6am to finish at 8am with breakfast.

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    Swans and Ducks at the Mill Pool

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