Tracking and Field signs

20 May 2017 - 10:00am - 2:00pm

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Darren Tansley- Tracking & Field Signs

Event details

20 May 2017 - 10:00am - 2:00pm

Turn wildlife detective to learn how to spot the tell-tale signs of illusive wildlife, whether in woodland, by the water’s edge or on grassland. Learn about the ecology of illusive animals and where they live and feed, then put the training into practice on an Essex Wildlife Trust nature reserve. This course is run by Darren Tansley, Water for Wildlife Officer at Essex Wildlife Trust and Chairman of the UK Water Vole Steering Group. The course donation fee includes a 'Mammal Tracks & Signs' fold out chart.

Tea, coffee & biscuits will be provided and are included in the donation fee. Please bring your own lunch and other refreshments if you wish. 

Venue location

Hanningfield Reservoir Visitor Centre,
Chelmsford,
Essex,
CM11 1WT

Event information

Book by phone
Tel: 01621 862960
Book by email
Reception@essexwt.org.uk
Date
Saturday 20th May 2017
Time
10:00am - 2:00pm
Price / Donation
£25 donation per person (includes 'Mammal Tracks & Signs' fold out chart)
Audience
Adults
Experts
Beginners
Suitable for 18+ years
Category
Training
Trust
Essex Wildlife Trust
Venue location
Hanningfield Reservoir Visitor Centre,
Chelmsford,
Essex,
CM11 1WT
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Wheelchair Access
Wheelchair users please contact organiser in advance
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People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance
What to bring
• Sturdy footwear suitable for potentially muddy conditions (walking boots or Wellingtons) and clothes suitable for the day’s weather conditions as we will go outside whatever the weather.
• As we will finish at 14.00 you are advised to bring a packed lunch.
• OPTIONAL Notepad and pen for taking notes.
• OPTIONAL (but useful) Binoculars, handlens and camera.
Contact details
Tel: 01621 862960
Reception@essexwt.org.uk
Essex Wildlife Trust