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, 30/05/2017 - 10:30am - 12:00pm - Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Potteric Carr

    Soil is amazing stuff, but what is it and how is it made? Come and investigate what lives underground.

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    Michael Flowers tiger beetle

  • Tue, 30/05/2017 - 1:00pm - 3:30pm - Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Filey

    Join us and members of North East Yorkshire Geology Trust as we go in search of marine life past and present on Filey Brigg. Meet on the Coble Landing.

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  • Wed, 31/05/2017 - 10:00am - 2:00pm - Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Askham Bog Nature Reserve

    Come along to this free drop-in session to see what creatures might be lurking beneath the water's surface at Askham Bog!

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    Askham Bog pond - credit Lana Huntley

  • Wed, 31/05/2017 - 10:30am - 12:00pm - Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Potteric Carr, Mallard Way

    Whats so cool about amphibians? Lets find out!

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    Common toad

  • Wed, 31/05/2017 - 10:30am - 12:30pm - Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Living Seas Centre, Flamborough

    Join us as we scour the beach for treasures washed up by the sea.

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    Painted topshell

  • Wed, 31/05/2017 - 10:30am - 12:30pm - Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Barlow Common, Barlow Road

    Half term fun. Explore Barlow Common and complete our nature scavenger hunt. Natural arts and crafts will also be provided. Children must be supervised by their carer at all times.

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    Dylan at Potteric

  • Wed, 31/05/2017 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm - Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Potteric Carr Nature Reserve, Mallard Way

    How does an insect evolve to resemble a bit of twig?  How do harmless flies come to look like fierce wasps?  The power of evolution has given the world plants that look like animals; animals that disappear when they alight on a tree; and other animals that vanish in direct sunlight. 

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    Hoverfly Helophilus

  • Thu, 01/06/2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm - Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Spurn National Nature Reserve, Hull

    As part of our 30 Days wild celebration we will be searching for the different kinds of plants and animals found at Spurn. We will be pond dipping, sweep netting and bug hunting our way around the nature reserve.

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    Silvery moth

  • Thu, 01/06/2017 - 10:30am - 12:00pm - Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Potteric Carr, Mallard Way

    Basic crafts you can make with wool!

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    Hebridean sheep

  • Thu, 01/06/2017 - 11:00am - 4:00pm - Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Living Seas Centre, Flamborough

    Join us at the Living Seas Centre and help us make a willow weaved tuna for display in our Discovery Room. This is a free drop-in event. Join us anytime between 11am and 4pm.

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    Willow Fish