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Stort Watch Forest Nature

Events & activities

Sunday 29th April.

2.00pm Hayley Wood, Great Gransden.
CB23 2UR. TL29010 52909.
The warden will give us a tour of this ancient coppice woodland.
Limited parking opposite water tower.
Bob Reed.

Sunday May 6th.

Stanstead Abbots Walk.
Park in Marsh Lane car park
TL385114. SG12 8HL.
11.00am. We shall follow the circular walk to RSPB Rye Meads. Bring a picnic lunch.
Leader Jim Fish.

Sunday 20th May.

Fulbourn Nature Reserve and Fleam Dyke for butterflies.
TL 426557.
Meet at 11 AM. Stonebridge Lane. CB 21 5BW.
Bring picnic lunch.
Leader Jim Fish.

Sunday 3rd June.

The Annual Big Forest Bird Watch.
Meet at the main forest entrance at 7:30 AM.
Please let us know if you are planning to attend and help to continue this valuable study.
Leader: Chris Swan.

Sunday 10th June.

2.00pm. Elmans Green. Hatfield Forest. Flora survey.
Meet at the Offices.
Leader: Bob Reed.

Sunday 17th June.
2.00pm. Hunsdon Mead. Park at Roydon Lea Farm.
TL425106. CM19 5DY.
See BSNHS sign at lane entrance. on bend.
Leader: Bob Reed.

Sunday 24th June.

2.00pm. Bush End Plain. Flora survey.
Park at the offices.
Leader Bob Reed.

Friday 6th July.

Time TBA.
Hatfield Forest, main car park.
Bats 1. We shall walk a fixed transect with detectors to get meaningful data on the bat population in the Forest.

Sunday 8th July.

2.00pm. Rowney Wood.
TL567343. CB10 2YL.
Butterflies. Roadside parking.
Leader JF.

Friday 20th  July.

Bats 2. Arrangements as for Bats 1. Postponed until later in the year.

Sunday 29th July.

2.00pm. Rushey Mead NR Pond dipping
Roadside parking with care.

Sunday 5th August.
11.00am. Therfield Heath.
TL336398.SG8 9NT.
Fowlmere RSPB.
TL408458. SG8 7TH.
Picnic lunch and butterflies.
Leader JF.

September 8th and 9th.

Hatfield Forest Wood Fest.

Please volunteer to come and man our stand to publicise Forest Nature as well as help out with a children's wildlife activity.

Contact Bob Reed.

Saturday and Sunday 14th and 15th September.

Small mammal live trapping at Sawbridgeworth Marsh.
Meet at 6:30 PM Friday to set traps, return 9 AM Saturday to check catch.

Some events are weather dependent these include butterflies and dragonflies. If you are interested in going on one of these interesting visits then please leave your details with either the contact given or the Chairman. Final dates and venues will be forwarded to you when a decision has been made.

If interested in any event please leave contact details with Chairman. 01279 600726.

If you are intending to come to any meeting please contact the leader in advance for information and numbers so that we know who to expect.

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