List of YWT Nature Reserves (A-Z)

 

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Come join us on some of the following events from our action-packed, exciting and diverse programme.

Payment for all events is required in full at time of booking.

Please be advised that we cannot offer any refunds for event bookings, with the exception of events costing more than £20 per person where a 50% refund will be given if a customer cancels at least 4 weeks prior to the date of the event.

Customers can request an amendment to an event attendee by contacting our York office on 01904 659570.

If an event is cancelled by Yorkshire Wildlife Trust, alternative dates will be offered. If no alternatives are available, a full refund will be issued.
 

  • Tue, 21/02/2017 - 10:15am - 12:00pm - Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Mallard Way

    Its that time of year already for birds to start pairing up. We will be exploring the world of birds and giving them helping hand by making them a bird box! 1 bird box per family.

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    Blackbird Credit Zsuzsanna Bird

  • Wed, 22/02/2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm - Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Spurn National Nature Reserve, Hull

    Join us to find fossils at Spurn and have a glimpse into life millions of years ago.

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    Spurn Lighthouse

  • Wed, 22/02/2017 - 10:15am - 12:00pm - Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Potteric Carr Nature Reserve, nr Doncaster

    Make some natural creations by weaving some willow. We will be cutting our own pieces of willow with tools, and weaving them into shapes to make a fish and more.

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    Willow weaving

  • Wed, 22/02/2017 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm - Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Potteric Carr Nature Reserve, nr Doncaster

    Presentation by Colin Inglis. Could natural alternatives to antibiotics, in the form of plant essential oils, be developed to treat infections caused by bacterial resistant to conventional antibiotics? Includes hot and cold snacks, and a drink.

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    Basil thyme

  • Thu, 23/02/2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm - Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Living Seas Centre South Sea Road

    Join us we go in search of treasures washed up by winter storms.

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  • Thu, 23/02/2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm - Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Spurn National Nature Reserve, Hull

    Join us as we learn about how animals camouflage themsleves and/or how we can get closer to wildlife using camo techniques. Then we go looking for tracks and signs of animals at Spurn. Bring sensible shoes and some brown and green clothes!

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    tracks

  • Thu, 23/02/2017 - 10:30am - 12:00pm - Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Stirley Community Farm off Hall Bower Lane Berry Brow Huddersfield

    Come along and learn about our feathered friends. You will build your own birdbox to take home. Watch and wait to see who moves in! Aimed at ages 5-12 years. *Please note that this date has changed from the 22nd of February. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.*

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    Blackbird in nest box - Credit Amy Lewis

  • Thu, 23/02/2017 - 10:30am - 3:00pm - Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Potteric Carr Nature Reserve, nr Doncaster

    Enjoy a day in the woods, making a camp fire, dens, woodland crafts and games. Suitable for ages 5-12. Lunch provided.

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    Grass Wood, Credit Rodger Ratcliffe

  • Fri, 24/02/2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm - Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Spurn National Nature Reserve, Hull

    Join us in the Blue Bell café as we get crafty and make everything from a weird wader, seed bomb, bird ball, lighthouse.

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    Pinecone owl

  • Fri, 24/02/2017 - 10:30am - 12:00pm - Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Stirley Community Farm off Hall Bower Lane Berry Brow Huddersfield

    Monthly outdoor play and activities for under 5's. Dress to get messy!

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    Nature Tots