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.