Keen environmentalist and former teacher of geography, geology and biology, Mike Reid, will talk about his adventures on a recent visit to Svalbard in Norway to look at the wildlife and geology…
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Whether you're looking for a fantastic wildlife walk, an interesting talk, a conservation day or an event for all the family, we're sure we'll have an event in our action-packed guide that's perfect for you. Search above to see what's happening near you or filter our event listing below!
Good to know
Due to bad weather or unforseen circumstances events are sometimes cancelled. Please contact us (or the event organiser) during office hours or check back to the event's page on this website, if you want to check if the event is still taking place. If you've booked in advance and the event is cancelled, you'll be contacted by telephone.
If refreshments are provided, it will be highlighted in the event description. Therefore, please consider the duration of the event you're attending, as it may be essential for you to bring a packed lunch and sufficient drinking fluids. Also take into account the event location, as it may not be in a convenient place to access local shops and services.
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The vast majority of our events are suitable for those under the age of 16 years, and many are perfect for all the family to enjoy. However, we ask parents and guardians to use careful judgement before booking those under 16 on some events, such as conservation work parties and surveys or those taking place in the evening.
If you're unsure, please contact the Trust or the event organiser for more information about the event you have in mind. Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult (apart from Wildlife Watch groups).
Explorer and biologist Dr Myles Ripley will describe his work with an Earthwatch expedition in the Amazonian jungle.
Mike Warren, secretary of the Arnside and Silverdale AONB will talk about why this is such a special area focusing on its geology and natural history.
Richard Arrowsmith will illustrate with words and pictures fascinating wildlife seen and met on his recent visit to Botswana.
Please join us for this year's Members' Conference which will be held in conjunction with the Annual General Meeting.
The Members' Conference will feature informal learning…
David Harpley, Conservation Manager of the Trust will bring us up to date with developments within the Trust.
Dr Ceri Gibson, from the Freshwater Biological Association will give a talk on 11 years of conserving and raising pearl mussels, including reintroducing their first batch of juveniles to their…
Join curator Dr Simon Jackson as he takes you through the exciting story of the Tullie House new fin whale, Driggsby; a four year journey between discovery on the West Cumbrian coast (at Drigg) to…
Callum Scott, Access Ranger (Cumbria South) for the Yorkshire Dales National Park, will give an illustrated talk on the Cumbrian extension to the Park.
Gordon Fletcher, expert underwater photographer, will show us some of the colour and variety of the living world to be discovered beneath the surface of Morecambe Bay.