Friends of the Alyn Valley Woods
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MISSION STATEMENT

The purpose of the Friends of Alyn Valley Woods (FOAVW) is to:-

  • conserve and enhance the flora and fauna of the Alyn Valley Woods,
  • promote its conservation value to all local people, and
  • enhance liaison and cooperation with local landowners.

    The aims of the Friends of Alyn Valley Woods are to:-

  • 1) Work with landowners and other partners to conserve and enhance the natural flora and fauna of the Alyn Valley Woods.
  • 2) Promote awareness and understanding of the wildlife, geodiversity and historical value of the Alyn Valley Woods.
  • 3) Survey and monitor the flora and fauna of the Alyn Valley Woods.
  • 4) Bring together people with an interest in the Alyn Valley Woods and act as a forum for exchange of views and ideas.
  • 5) Encourage interest and involvement of the local community in work that furthers the aims of the Friends of Alyn Valley Woods.
  • 6) Raise funds to enable the Friends of Alyn Valley Woods to carry out their stated aims.
  • 7) Support appropriate use of the Alyn Valley Woods for quiet recreation.
  • 8) Improve access to and within the Alyn Valley Woods for people on foot and for disabled persons, where appropriate and possible.
  • 9) Develop the potential of the Alyn Valley Woods for education and training opportunities, and for providing an economic benefit.
  • 10) Work with landowners and local authority partners on planning issues to ensure appropriate development.