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Building bridges, finding newts…

This is a good opportunity to introduce you to Eilidh, our new Conservation Facilitator at Three Hares who will be heading up the Volunteer Sundays from August. And as a good welcome, whilst building another bridge today on the main … Continue reading

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Call out for artists submissions

Do you have an idea for an outdoor installation /sculpture that you would like to realise and install at Three Hares? We would like to hear from you. Please send a submission email to Jess at threehareswoodland@gmail.com This should include … Continue reading

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This Sunday our volunteers…

Built a wee bridge over a burn at Three Hares to make access a little less soggy into the already established wooded area of the land. But what is in there, you ask? A great mix of native trees, a … Continue reading

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Photographer Wanted For Commission

Our Musical Forest partnership project are looking for an Edinburgh based photographer experienced in nature / outdoor photography to do a days paid work photographing the Musical Forest and all the instruments once they’re installed. If this might be you, … Continue reading

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Conservation Facilitators Wanted

A re-shout out for folk to join our team as Conservation Volunteers. Time needed to commit is 3 Sundays per year, 11am-3pm. No previous experience needed as full training will be given. You must be comfortable working outdoors and facilitating … Continue reading

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Volunteer Days Continue at Three Hares

Everyone welcome at Three Hares for our regular Volunteer Days, happening on the last Sunday of every month, from 11am-3pm. Come for the session or drop in for as long as you can. Activities include: Tree Care of our young … Continue reading

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Tree Care Volunteer Day THIS SUNDAY 12th December, 2021

We are continuing our monthly volunteer days, which usually happen on the last Sunday of the month. For December we are bringing the date forward to this Sunday 12th, from 11am to 2pm. We will be joined by the Edinburgh … Continue reading

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Charity Christmas Trees

Friends of Leadburn Community Woodland are gradually felling their Lodge Pole Pine and Sitka Spruce, to replace with native Scots Pine. They fell them at this time of the year, so as they can be sold for Christmas Trees, with … Continue reading

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Can we borrow your copper pipe cutter for the 25th October 2020, please?

This is a call out to all pals of Three Hares…we need to borrow a copper pipe cutter for the 25th October when we build our solar thermal water heating system for hand washing at Three Hares (that’s this Sunday!)…if … Continue reading

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Scotland votes to end mass culling of Mountain Hares. June 2020

On Wednesday 17th June, after much pressure from conservationists, the Scottish Parliament voted to give Mountain Hares special protection under the Wildlife and Countryside Act. More on this story here: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2020/jun/18/scotland-to-ban-mass-culling-of-mountain-hares    

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