Date(s) - 23/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
10:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Discover what’s living right on your doorstep by joining in at the Clennon Valley BioBlitz.
Our team of experienced naturalists and wildlife watchers need your help to find and identify as many different species of birds, bugs, plants and beasties as we can before the clock runs out.
The What’s That Bird walk with RSPB Torbay and South Devon Team is now fully booked…
Our main activities will begin at 10:30 am
We have a number of pre-book only activities and a number of participant packs to give away – register to reserve yours!
As with any scientific expedition, everything we find will be documented and passed on to local and national databases that monitor our local wildlife using irecord – you can download the app and use on the go!
With interactive activities for kids, grown-ups, beginners and experts alike there is something for everyone at the Clennon Valley BioBlitz.
Suitable for all ages – children are welcome but must be attended.
Full activities list:
9.30am What’s that bird? (with RSPB Torbay & South Devon Group)*
10:30am – ‘Mazing moths (Join us for the highlights from the overnight moth trap)
11am Butterfly walk (with Butterfly Conservation – Devon Branch)
11am Morning Minibeasts with John Walters
12:30 Bumbles and beyond
1:00pm The Big Clennon Snail Race *
2:00pm Afternoon Minibeasts with John Walters
3:00pm Clennon Spiders & Lichens
3:00pm Worm Charming *
4:15pm Round up of some of the finds of the day!
Pull your boots on and become a Torbay wildlife seeker for the day!
You can also collect your Batty about Blooms wildflower seeds as part of the Torbay Nature Network. Find out more here.
Where can we record?
Our organised activities will take place around the lakes to remain accessible, however, we are interested in records from the entire site, outlined below…