Moor Green Lakes Group

Reserve car park closes at 5:00 pm

Group Visits please click here

The Moor Green Lakes Group (MGLG) was established in 1993 as an organisation to help manage the Moor Green Lakes Nature Reserve in Berkshire, England. Our aims are:

  • To improve the Reserve for wildlife
  • Record and monitor that wildlife
  • Enhance the facilities of the Reserve for members of the Moor Green Lakes Group and other visitors

If visiting by car please check the parking information

Upcoming Work Party Schedule

Work parties paused for the breeding season. For more information on planned work click here

  • Tuesday 8th of September 2015
  • Sunday 13th of September 2015
  • Sunday 11th of October 2015
  • Tuesday 27th of October 2015
  • Sunday 8th of November 2015
  • Tuesday 24th of November 2015
  • Tuesday 1st of December 2015
  • Sunday 13th of December 2015
  • Sunday 10th of January 2016
  • Tuesday 26th of January 2016
  • Tuesday 2nd of February 2016
  • Sunday 14th of February 2016
  • Thursday 3rd of March 2016
  • Sunday 13th of March 2016

Latest Sightings

Adder spotted in May, photographed by Simon Weeks

Kestrel at a bird ringing session with Tim Ball in July 2015

Kingfisher at a bird ringing session with Tim Ball in July 2015

A Goldcrest, photographed by Martin Seward in February 2015

A Heron with field vole for lunch, photographed by Martin Seward in August 2014

A one-legged Dunlin photographed by Martin Seward in July 2014

A Winchat photographed by Martin Seward in May 2014

A Smew photographed on the reserve on 11th January 2014 by Roger Murfitt

Announcements and News

Small Mammal Trapping session 24th October with the purpose of finding field mice. Meet at 7:30 Moor Green Lakes Car Park. Please contact Bernard directly at to book a place.

Fungus Foray Tuesday October 20th starting at 10.00am, at Moor Green Lakes car park. To reserve a place please book on the Blackwater Valley Countryside Trust website

2014 Annual report now available here

August 2015 newsletter now available here

2015 AGM was held at the Finchampstead Memorial Hall on 19 March

New mammal reports added here

If visitors identify any Health and Safety issues on the Reserve, then please report them to the Site Liaison Officer

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