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  • Wed, 01/08/2018 - 10:00am - 11:30am - Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Woolley Firs Environmental Education Centre

    Search for tardigrades (otherwise known as 'Water Bears'!) and other mini Woolley Firs inhabitants, in the undergrowth - bark, leaf litter or moss, or even in the depths of our freshwater pond. A chance to get up close to the microscopic animals that form an important part of the food chain. Look closer back at the Centre using microscopes, magnifying glasses and petri-dishes and learn...

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  • Wed, 01/08/2018 - 10:00am - 2:00pm - Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Windsor Great Park Environmental Centre, Windsor Great Park,

    Buzz over to Windsor Great Park to see bees buzzing and butterflies flying. Dress up like a bee or a butterfly and collect pollen and nectar for a prize. Learn how to help bees and butterflies in your garden and sow wildflower seeds to take home. BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Activities suitable for children 4-11 years, children must be accompanied at all times. Younger and older siblings are welcome to...

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  • Thu, 02/08/2018 - 9:30am - Sun, 05/08/2018 - 6:00pm - Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Blenheim Palace, Woodstock

    Join BBOWT at BBC Countryfile Live event at Blenheim Palace 2 - 5 August, celebrating the best of our countryside. Come along and see us and our pop-up wildlife garden in the Wildlife Zone.

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    BBC Countryfile presenters pose next to a sixteen foot haystack at Blenheim Pala

  • Thu, 02/08/2018 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm - Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Windsor Great Park Environmental Centre, Windsor Great Park

    Monthly wildlife club for young people 12 - 16 years. Spend time outdoors in the park and forest to discover who and what lives there. Budding naturalists can test their animal tracking, shelter building and bushcraft skills to learn more about the flora and fauna of this very special place. Drinks provided. BOOKING ESSENTIAL.

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  • Fri, 03/08/2018 - 11:00am - 1:00pm - Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Aldbury Nowers Nature Reserve

    Are you aged 14 - 18? Do you live in Buckinghamshire or Hertfordshire? Then come and join our Wild Trax event! Join our Reserves Team and get a taste for how to identify & survey for wild bees and butterflies at the beautiful nature reserve Aldbury Nowers. You’ll learn where to look and what to look for, as well as some basics of identification for these two vast, important, and...

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  • Sat, 04/08/2018 - 10:00am - 3:00pm - Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Maiden Erlegh Local Nature Reserve, entrance from Beech Lane or Lakeside, Earley. No 19a or 19b bus from Reading station. Parking on Radstock Lane

    Earley Green Fair offers a chance to catch up on environmental issues around Reading and the region. Come and purchase some wonderful plants, BBOWT goods, bird feeders, cakes and books from a range of local charities, and explore this family-friendly local nature reserve.

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    photo of sales tent from ALice Ayres

  • Sat, 04/08/2018 - 1:00pm - 2:30pm - Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: College Lake

    Join Lucy Blunden, Medical Herbalist on a gentle exploration of College Lake. Be inspired by the natural bounty at all of our feet and which we barely notice. Unearth the rich variety of medicinal actions of these herbs and learn about different preparation types.

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  • Sun, 05/08/2018 - 10:30am - 12:30pm - Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: College Lake

    Are you aged 14 - 18? Do you live in Buckinghamshire or Hertfordshire? Then come and join our Wild Trax event! Join us investigating & identifying what animals are living beneath the surface of the pond and in the undergrowth around College Lake nature reserve through pond dipping and invertebrate survey techniques, using microscopes to key out species. Please wear walking boots or trainers...

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  • Tue, 07/08/2018 - 10:00am - 1:00pm - Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Stocks Rd, Aldbury

    Join Nick Bowles, Chair of Upper Thames Butterfly Conservation, to explore the bare scrapes of Pitstone Hill and Aldbury Nowers, for butterflies such as Chalk Hill Blue and Dark Green Fritillary and other invertebrates

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    Dark Green Fritillary

  • Wed, 08/08/2018 - 10:00am - 12:00pm - Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Greenham Common

    Join enthusiastic birder Graeme Stewart for a monthly stroll around Greenham Common. Greenham Common has a beautiful heathland and woodland landscape with many habitats to explore.

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    Walk leader Graeme Stewart by Rob Appleby.