RSPB Marshside
  • Sunday 26 March 2023
  • 10am to 4pm
  • Drop in any time for as long as you can – no booking required
  • Family friendly – apart from dogs – no dogs please
  • Meet at RSPB Marshside Car park (free to helpers) – wear suitable clothing and footwear
  • PPE and litter picking equipment provided

Volunteers are being asked to help clear up a line of rubbish left by this winter’s high tides at Southport, stretching from RSPB Marshside car park to Hesketh Road.

Wes Davies, Ribble Reserves Assistant Warden, said: 

“We’re asking local people to help us collect and sort this rubbish before it pollutes the marsh forever. 

“Keeping contaminants off the marsh really helps protect wildlife from getting caught in it while it is on the surface. 

“Removing it before it is absorbed by the marsh prevents toxins being released, which can poison plants and animals for many years into the future”.

Litter compilation, collected from RSPB Marshside saltmarsh in 2022

Litter compilation, collected from RSPB Marshside saltmarsh in 2022

This is the perfect time to do a ‘Big Spring Clean’ once the seasonal high tides have subsided for a while and before the bird breeding season gets started.

Volunteers can drop in any time from 10 am – 4 pm and regular volunteers will kit people out with gloves and litter pickers.

Wes said: “Every year we sadly witness the devastating effects of rubbish on the marsh. We find birds caught in plastic, and small mammals stuck in containers.   

“Having lots of hands to help us clear this is amazing – and it prevents toxins entering the marsh forever”.

Charlie Baker, RSPB Volunteer, said, 

“Volunteering can be an amazing day out on the marsh, as well as offering the satisfaction of doing my bit to help the environment.” 

Do you have a story for Stand Up For Southport? Please message Andrew Brown via Facebook here or email me at: mediaandrewbrown@gmail.com 

25 Comments
  1. zoritoler imol 8 months ago

    Good website! I really love how it is simple on my eyes and the data are well written. I’m wondering how I might be notified whenever a new post has been made. I have subscribed to your RSS which must do the trick! Have a great day!

  2. kkslot777 6 months ago

    I have been surfing on-line greater than three hours these days, but I never discovered any interesting article like yours. It?¦s beautiful value enough for me. Personally, if all website owners and bloggers made just right content material as you did, the net might be much more helpful than ever before.

  3. drinks 6 months ago

    You made some nice points there. I looked on the internet for the subject matter and found most people will go along with with your blog.

  4. abogados de vivienda 5 months ago

    I likewise believe so , perfectly pent post! .

  5. Wonderful items from you, man. I’ve keep in mind your stuff previous to and you are simply extremely fantastic. I actually like what you have got here, certainly like what you are saying and the way in which by which you are saying it. You’re making it entertaining and you continue to take care of to stay it smart. I can’t wait to learn far more from you. That is really a great website.

  6. bymntusty 4 months ago

    The posts is amazingly exciting. [url=http://www.tamlashopping.com/bbs/board.php?bo_table=free&wr_id=2480&sst=wr_hit&sod=desc&sop=and&page=314&device=mobile]olmesartan 10 mg liberamente disponibile in Italia[/url]

  7. Thanks for some other informative web site. Where else may just I get that type of info written in such an ideal method? I’ve a mission that I’m just now working on, and I have been on the look out for such info.

  8. livegood reds 4 months ago

    I loved as much as you’ll receive carried out right here. The sketch is tasteful, your authored subject matter stylish. nonetheless, you command get bought an impatience over that you wish be delivering the following. unwell unquestionably come more formerly again as exactly the same nearly a lot often inside case you shield this increase.

  9. Iron scrap treatment 4 months ago

    Sustainable metal scrap processing Ferrous material recycling pickup Iron scrap collecting

    Ferrous material recycling social responsibility, Iron waste reclamation and recycling, Metal scrap yard management

  10. Iron scrap reclamation 4 months ago

    Metal waste reclamation and reuse Ferrous metal recycling plant Iron scraps reclamation

    Ferrous metal scrap recycling, Iron scrap dealer, Metal waste recycling plant

  11. health too wellness 4 months ago

    Nice read, I just passed this onto a colleague who was doing some research on that. And he just bought me lunch because I found it for him smile Thus let me rephrase that: Thanks for lunch!

  12. Metal waste reutilization Manufacturing ferrous metal recycling Iron scrap inventory services

    Ferrous material recapturing, Iron scrap warehousing, Scrap metal branding

  13. Real superb info can be found on website.

  14. Scrap metal recovery methodologies Ferrous material technological advancement Iron recyclers

    Ferrous material shipping procedures, Recycling iron waste, Metal recovery yard

  15. Metal residue Ferrous material grading Iron scrap buyback

    Ferrous material diversification, Iron scrap dealers, Metal recycling and recovery facility

  16. tidbit adventures 3 months ago

    Here are a few aspects to consider when engaging in or analyzing value comments:

  17. living room 3 months ago

    After all, what a great site and informative posts, I will upload inbound link – bookmark this web site? Regards, Reader.

  18. Analítica Web 2 months ago

    You really make it seem so easy along with your presentation however I find this matter to be really one thing which I feel I might never understand. It kind of feels too complicated and extremely huge for me. I’m taking a look ahead to your next put up, I will try to get the cling of it!

  19. my response 3 weeks ago

    It’s onerous to find knowledgeable individuals on this matter, but you sound like you know what you’re talking about! Thanks

  20. Kaitlen 1 week ago

    It’s in reality a nice and helpful piece of
    info. I am glad that you simply shared this useful info with us.
    Please stay us up to date like this. Thanks for sharing.

  21. 토토모아 1 week ago

    With live dealers spinning the wheel, reside roulette replicates tthe excitement of a genuine casino appropriate on your screen.

    Take a look at my site … 토토모아

  22. Призовые за одинаковые символы начисляются независимо от того, где они выпадают.

  23. Находящиеся сверху картинки опускаются вниз, а на пустые позиции падают новые иконки.

  24. 이지알바 5 days ago

    You can even provide the APIs of your chosen programming language.

    Review my website – 이지알바

  25. Greetings! Very helpful advice on this article! It is the little changes that make the biggest changes. Thanks a lot for sharing!

Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

Log in with your credentials

Forgot your details?