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ANNUAL NATURE PROGRAMME IN GATLEY CARRS L.N.R.

Tuesday, 21 Jun 2016

The following are some of the activities which are planned over the next year on Gatley Carrs:-

REGULAR WALKS:  Every 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month beginning 17th July 2016.  Meet in the Car Park at 2pm.

WILDLIFE DISPLAY BOARD - Bird reports and photographs of current wildlife, changed monthly. Designed for self-guided visitors.

WILDLIFE WALKS/TALKS - Seasonal walks led by naturalists, different dates and topics each year.

JANUARY “Carrs in Winter” (display); “Trees in winter – buds and twigs” (display & walk) ; Bird feeding rota (November – May)

FEBRUARY Census and renewal of bird and bat boxes (task day)

MARCH – APRIL – MAY “Springwatch on the Carrs” (changing display)

MAY Bird or bat walk

JUNE – AUGUST “Summer flowers especially wildflower meadow” (display)

26TH JUNE Bird & flower walk part of Gatley Festival Nature Awareness Day

10TH JULY Balsam bashing (task day)

7TH AUGUST Teddy Bear's picnic

SEPTEMBER “Autumn fruits and seeds” (display)

OCTOBER “ Autumn fungi” (display)(October – December) ; “Trees in autumn” (walk)

NOVEMBER – DECEMBER Bird feeding rota begins.

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