World Ranger Congress USA 2016

World Ranger Congress USA 2016

International Ranger Federation’s 8th World Ranger Congress Estes Park, Colorado, USA May 21 – 27, 2016 

The 8th World Ranger Congress will be held in Estes Park, Colorado, USA – just minutes away from Rocky Mountain National Park from 21-27 May 2016.

International Ranger Federation's World Ranger Congress

International Ranger Federation’s World Ranger Congress

As usual, the UK will be sending a contingent to the Congress and it is hoped that some new attendees will join the small team of rangers who have attended previous gatherings. Continue reading

Tues 8th Sept 2015 – Community Engagement at Silverdale Country Park

Tues 8th Sept West Midlands

Community Engagement at Silverdale Country Park

See and learn how an abandoned colliery has been transformed into a thriving Country Park.  The park was created on the former Silverdale Colliery as part of a restoration project funded by the government’s Homes and Communities Agency (HCA), using money from their National Coalfields Programme. Silverdale Country Park is now owned by national charity The Land Trust and managed by charity Groundwork West Midlands as a site for local people to enjoy quiet recreation and wildlife conservation.

Contact CMA Admin to learn more.

Fri 31st July – World Ranger Day

World Ranger Day commemorates rangers killed or injured in the line of duty, and celebrates the work rangers do to protect the world’s natural and cultural treasures.

World Ranger Day is observed annually on the 31st of July, and is promoted by the 63 member associations of the International Ranger Federation, by the Thin Green Line Foundation, and by individuals who support the work of Rangers and the IRF. Continue reading