The Curlew Country Project

Introduction

The Curlew Country project was born as a direct result of local people attending workshops to explore the possibilities of using nature as a form of celebration.

The main aim of the work of the Group

To work in partnership with other agencies to conserve and secure the habitat of the Curlew in the North east Staffordshire Moorlands

The objectives of the Group

To raise awareness of the birdsí nesting/breeding/migratory habits

To bring a closer sense of connection between people living in the locality and their immediate natural environment

To build a strong sense of community - working across boundaries/age groups - to bring a celebratory event to fruition