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Welcome to Cumbria Wildlife Trust's What's On guide. Whether you're looking for a fantastic wildlife walk, an interesting talk, a conservation work party or an event for all the family, we're sure you'll find an event in our action-packed guide that's perfect for you.
Sun, 26/03/2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm - Cumbria Wildlife Trust
Venue: Brown RobinJoin Tony Saunders, Honorary Reserve Manager at Brown Robin Nature Reserve, to see the first birds of spring returning, including potential sightings of hawfinch.
Mon, 27/03/2017 - 10:00am - 3:30pm - Cumbria Wildlife Trust
Venue: Foulshaw MossDue to unforeseen circumstances this event has been cancelled, apologies to our volunteers.
Wed, 29/03/2017 - 10:00am - 3:30pm - Cumbria Wildlife Trust
Venue: Wreay WoodsCome and help us restore one of the last remaining ancient woodlands on the River Pettril. We will be clearing invasive trees and planting some native trees as well as carrying out boundary repairs.
Wed, 29/03/2017 - 10:30am - 3:30pm - Cumbria Wildlife Trust
Venue: Hutton Roof CragsScrub clearance to maintain an open ride for the rare fritillary butterflies such as northern brown argus, high and pearl-bordered fritillary, as well as keeping the footpath open for public access. The task will involve brash burning and coppicing of trees.
Fri, 31/03/2017 - 10:00am - 3:30pm - Cumbria Wildlife Trust
Venue: Bowness on SolwayBowness-on-Solway is an old gravel pit that has become a wonderful site for wildlife. We’ll be carrying out some scrub clearance and other maintenance works.
Sun, 02/04/2017 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm - Cumbria Wildlife TrustGONC provides opportunities for kids and their families to explore the great outdoors.Each month we examine a different habitat, investigating the wildlife that lives there and aiming to do something good for the environment. We usually get muddy!
Mon, 03/04/2017 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm - Cumbria Wildlife Trust
Venue: Kirkby Stephen Friends Meeting HouseJohn Mounsey will talk about our butterflies and moths, including the differences between them, relationships with other insects, their distribution, conservation, enemies and their strategies for dealing with them.
Tue, 04/04/2017 - 10:00am - 3:30pm - Cumbria Wildlife Trust
Venue: Quarry BanksWe'll be checking the trees we have planted as well as planting a few more. We may also be cutting and removing brambles from the species-rich grassland to try and encourage wildflowers.
Tue, 04/04/2017 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm - Cumbria Wildlife Trust
Venue: PlumgarthsCome and join us for our circular walk of Cunswick Fell looking for signs of spring (subject to weather conditions on the evening). For Kids aged 6+.
Wed, 05/04/2017 - 9:30am - 4:00pm - Cumbria Wildlife Trust
Venue: LatterbarrowCome and join us at this varied nature reserve helping with a number of tasks including bramble cutting, some tree removal and brash burning.