The Mulkear Conservation Volunteers (MCV) work to help protect, manage and enhance the Natural Heritage of the Mulkear Catchment through volunteer participation in practical conservation projects.
The provisional schedule for MCV outings in 2012 is available here: MCV Outings 2012
All events listed are free of charge. Membership of the MCV is open to all and becoming a member is free of charge. A membership form is available here: Membership Form
Areas of work include removal of invasives plants – e.g. Himalayan Balsam, path clearance and scrub clearance work, assisting in otter survey work / holt construction, assisting with field trips (Heritage Week events), organising talks, workshops, training, etc.
The Mulkear Conservation Volunteers help to enhance biodiversity through volunteer participation in practical conservation activities linked to MulkearLIFE’s work programme within the Mulkear catchment – covering Limerick & Tipperary.
The MCV also assist in the work of local authorities (Limerick County Council / Tipperary County Council North & South Riding) and the National Parks & Wildlife Service in maintaining access to, conservation of and protection of the natural environment of the Mulkear Catchment.
In addition, the MCV assist in the conservation work of local community groups to maintain the natural environment of the Mulkear Catchment while helping to promote awareness of the natural environment through practical conservation activities.
Please forward this infomation to anyone you feel might be interested in becoming a member.
Looking forward to a great year practical conservation outings and fun.