September 2011 saw the launch of the four year Chilterns AONB Commons Project which included a pond re-
In the winter of 2015/2016 grant funding from TOE2 and others enabled a regeneration project to restore the acid wetlands on old claypits at Nettlebed. This was planned and carried out by Rod d’Ayala who has also been appointed as consultant to advise on volunteers work on all our commons having been closely associated with them for over thirty years. As an experienced contractor and wildlife specialist he is also on call to carry out emergency clearance work and to plan work schedules for our volunteer work groups.
For some years valuable assistance has been provided by the Sonning Common Green Gym volunteers and since 2012 volunteer groups have been formed at Kingwood and Peppard (KPCV) who meet monthly and at Nettlebed, known as Team Nettlebed who meet weekly during the winter months.