This project will run 10 FREE Forest School / environmental educational / practical nature conservation sessions mainly run at Streatham Common with some free project activity sessions run in local housing estates close to Streatham Common.
Project activities shall be run by experienced freelance forest school / environmental education / nature conservation tutors. Practical nature conservation activities will be open to all & help maintain the natural biodiversity of Streatham Common. Forest School & environmental educational activities aimed at families will build children’s self-esteem & confidence plus contribute to a future generation interested in the natural environment.
Activities will be run in line with Streatham Common management plan & with advice from local partners. Nature conservation activities will include woodland management, shrub management & bramble clearance; healthy activities that build community spirit & give participants a sense of pride in their local green space. Environmental education & Forest school activities will involve showing children the beauty of natural environments, teaching how to look after wildlife, learning to use tools, & fun activities like building dens.