Michael started the “Save Our Orchards” campaign in 1990, now “Orchards Live”, and has written several books, the latest being “Devon’s Orchards”.
Join Barnstaple DWT local group for some practical conservation work at Swanpool Marsh
On-going tasks will likely include brash clearance; potentially nest-box replacement / refurbishment.
Rob is both an expert naturalist and expert photographer, and will give us a fascinating insight into these wonderful creatures.
Indoor session with microscopes to see growth forms, reproduction mechanisms plus spot testing with lichens on both trees and rocks.
Sue is a founder member of the Cornwall Seal Group Research Trust. She has some fantastic images, and will impart fascinating facts about the Seals of the South-West.
Building on the February Workshop, we will investigate the variety of Lichens to be found on our local trees.
Following a short local group AGM, Paul will present a personal view of Badgers (and perhaps other Beasties)
Following acquisition by DWT, we will visit this wetland area, recently reclaimed by the sea, and consider its place in the wider environment of the Taw-Torridge Estuary.