Projects

You can volunteer on a specific project to help TVERC meet its aims or as part of your own studies. 

Examples of recent volunteer projects are shown below.

  • Biodiversity accounting. This project involved developing a proof of concept for our local authority customers and running it against existing metrics.
     
  • Evaluating methods for monitoring habitat quality. The volunteer researched several different field-based and technological approaches and produced a report and recommendations for TVERC.
     
  • Approaches for recording habitat conservation work. Several different approaches were investigated for recording the conservation activities carried out by local groups.
     
  • Study of wood ants. The volunteer carried out a survey of wood ants within Swinley Forest.
     
  • Invasive species. The feasibility of carrying out a citizen science project to record invasive species was considered, involving mapping species distributions and assessing their suitability for mass survey observations.

 

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