Brandon Country Park Bioblitz, 29th & 30th July 2016, 10.00 - 15.00, Brandon Country Park
Come and join our race to find as much wildlife as we can! Pond dipping, guided walks, kids activity packs and prizes, wild walks, bug hunting, ammal trapping, family fun! This event is free to attend and no booking is necessary http://www.nbis.org.uk/brecksbioblitz
Sun Down on Swardeston Common, 5th August 2016, 18.00 – 20.30, Swardeston Common
Join Norfolk Wildlife Trust for a fun filled evening of guided walks, wild craft activities, minibeast hunting, insect home building and much much more! This event is FREE to attend and no booking is necessary!
Dragonflies of the Brecks, 13th August 2016, 10.00 – 15.00, Redgrave and Lopham Fen
Full day workshop and field visit with Pam Taylor (Norfolk County Recorder for Dragonflies & British Dragonfly Society.) The workshop will involve a morning classroom session on how to identify and record dragonflies and damselflies, followed by an opportunity to put your new skills into practice at Redgrave and Lopham Fen National Nature reserve. Redgrave and Lopham Fen is one of the best places in the Brecks and Norfolk to see dragonflies and damselflies, with the possibility of seeing the very rare Scarce Emerald Damselfly. The event is free but booking is essential
Riverside Mammals: Field Tracks and Signs, 16th August 2016, 16.30 – 20.30, Blo’ Norton Village Hall
Led by the Essex Wildlife Trust’s Water for Wildlife Officer Darren Tansley, the event will start with an introduction to riverside mammals and their ecology, with some key ID skill training, followed by a field session in the surrounding fens. The event is free but booking is essential
Wild about the Brecks! 20th August 2016, 10.00 – 18.00, King’s House Gardens
Come and celebrate the amazing wildlife and landscape of the Brecks with a range of local organisations. Activities will include pond dipping, minibeast hunts, guided walks and nature trails! All welcome, from experienced to beginners! This event is FREE to attend and no booking is necessary!