Wood wardens

A group of local people who are actively interested in the management of Broxbourne Woods National Nature Reserve.


What will I be doing?

The group take on a range of activities supported by the Countryside Management Service (CMS), such as:

  • Holding practical tasks, walks and events in the woods for local people to learn about and help conserve wildlife and habitats of the Broxbourne Wood National Nature Reserve (NNR).
  • Helping Hertfordshire County Council to develop, implement and monitor the Broxbourne and Bencroft Wood management plan.
  • Working in partnership with The Woodland Trust and Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust who also own and manage part of the NNR to improve the woods for people and wildlife.

How much time do I need to give?

The Wood Wardens meet 10am-3pm on the 1st Friday and 3rd Sunday of every month to undertake practical tasks in the Woods. 

Where will I be located?

The group meets at various locations in Broxbourne and Bencroft Woods depending on the task to be done. Please contact us to find out the task and meeting place.

What will I gain from the role?

Working with like minded people, you can help to preserve Broxbourne Woods NNR and help the general public to understand the importance of this work..

How do I find out more?

Apply now, visit our Countryside Management Service pages, visit us on Facebook or contact us:

Email: northeast.cms@hertfordshire.gov.uk


Phone: 01992 556388