From Gardeners to Citizen Scientists

Back to presentations: Annual conference 2017 ‘Connecting gardens; engaging people’
  Rosie Walker, Senior Project Officer at The Conservation Volunteers (TCV) Rosie works for TCV as the Senior Project Officer for the mid-week volunteer group in Stirling. The groups carry out various practical works including; bog restoration, Rhododendron removal and school grounds developments. The group is very diverse in ages, abilities and backgrounds and currently we have over 40 regular volunteers! After studying Zoology and Conservation, Rosie went on to volunteer with TCV before going into her current role. As well as delivering practical conservation projects across the central belt of Scotland, Rosie also delivers citizen science, OPAL and nature themed workshops and sessions for children and adults from various backgrounds and abilities.