Category Archives: training

City Nature Challenge – Alexandra Park – Sat 27 April 2019

City Nature Challenge – Alexandra Park – Sat 27th April 2019 Greater Manchester has entered the City Nature Challenge recording completion this year. It is organised on a global scale by the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles and California … Continue reading

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Connect with Nature and the Environment – Enjoy a Peaceful Evening – Practice QiGong in Alexandra Park, feeling the breeze, grounding yourself and breathing in the air amongst the green trees. Run weekly: THURSDAYS 7.30pm-8.30pm Alexandra Park £5/£3 (Pay on … Continue reading

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BUTTERFLY I.D. WORKSHOP | Saturday 28th July | Bolton

    The Woodland Trust and GMLRC are running a butterfly ID workshop on the Smithills Estate, Bolton on Sat 28th July (10am to 3pm). The workshop will give you the chance to brush up on your butterfly ID skills … Continue reading

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Butterfly identification workshop – Sat 6th July

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Sat 6th July, 10am – 2pm, Hough End Clough This workshop is run by Greater Manchester Local Record Centre, and is suitable for beginners and intermediate level. Butterflies are colourful and fragile insects with 24 species occurring regularly in Greater … Continue reading

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Bat detector + identification workshop Wed 8th May

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Our next event is a workshop on using bat detectors and identifying species. Wed 8th May 7.15pm – 10.30 pm (latest) at Hough End Places are limited to 13 – advanced booking is essential. If you’d like to attend please … Continue reading

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Upcoming events – winter bird survey & bird song ID course

Here are details of the next couple free events in Feb & March: WINTER BIRD SURVEY, ALEXANDRA PARK Sat 2nd Feb, 8am – 10am Meet in the car park off Smalldale Ave at 8am. Open to all – no need to … Continue reading

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Training session on how to do OPAL surveys – Mon 11th July 6.30pm

Jonathan from OPAL NW will be showing us how to complete the OPAL surveys on Monday 11th July at 6.30pm. We meet at Alexandra Park warden’s office off Russell Rd. Everyone who is interested in learning how to complete nature … Continue reading

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