Grants awarded

From its inception in 2003, the following grants have been awarded by the Birds of Berkshire Conservation Fund:


2003/4   Friends of Lavell’s Lake: sluice to control water levels  £1146

2003/4   Pang Valley Project: fencing of meadow to protect ground-nesting birds  £600

2004/5   Moor Green Lakes Group: Barn Owl boxes  £600

2004/5   Birds of Berkshire Atlas Group: survey start up costs  £500

2005/6   Newbury Ringing Group: rings  £200

2006/7   John Lerpiniere: Barn Owl boxes  £300

2008/9   TVERC Be Wild project for woodland advisory work  £1000

2008/9   John Lerpiniere: Barn Owl boxes  £184

2008/9   Pang Valley Conservation Project: reedbed creation at Hosehill Lake  £1000

2010/11  BBOWT (Greenham): telescope for monitoring ground-nesting birds  £395

2010/11  BOC: Nest boxes for Basildon Park  £145

2011/12  Woolley Firs Ringing project: rings and nets  £628

2011/12  Jealott’s Hill Community Landshare: nest boxes  £150

2013/14  Pang Valley Barn Owl Group: nest boxes  £300

2013/14  BOC: Tree Sparrow winter feeding project (estimate)  £520