Nathan is responsible for delivering the practical habitat management on five local nature reserves and three community nature reserves. Nathan manages a range of sites including woodland, heathland and wildflower meadows. He works to improve these sites for both wildlife and people.

Nathan leads the East Devon Conservation Volunteer group, who help with a range of conservation tasks on the nature reserves. 

Nathan's role also includes varied project work; promoting access to the countryside, community involvement, biodiversity and sustainable land management.