Giving a little back to nature, and getting even more back in turn

Last autumn, I started volunteering for Surrey Wildlife Trust. For years, I've been wandering the commons and woods which SWT manage in my area, so when I became free to do so, it seemed like a good idea to give a little back. What really happened, is that I got so much more back myself, from the experience of meeting like-minded folk, learning more about nature and wildlife conservation, and enjoying working in the great outdoors. I'm not sure what I expected when I turned u