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Family Friendly Mini-Bioblitz

Saturday 8 June, 11am-4pm
Next to Netherfield Chapel Carpark
FREE (no booking required - drop-in)

What is a bioblitz? - a bioblitz helps us to get a picture of a specific area’s biodiversity. It helps us understand what plants, animals and other creatures live in a specific area.

You’ll be amazed at how many different plants, animals, insects and more live around you! Join us to find out what’s living on your doorstep!

We hope to form stronger connections between people and the natural spaces in their urban communities. Join us in Netherfield and Beanhill to explore the environment around where we live and find out what nature is there right under our noses!

Family Activities:
Mini beast hunt
Bug bingo
Finding and identifying leaf shapes
Scavenger hunt

Wildlife Walk & Talk
Saturday 8 June, 2pm–3pm
Suitable for all ages, children must be accompanied at all times

Join ecologist Phillip Snell in this Wildlife Walk and Talk to discover the local flora and fauna, that thrive near the underpass between Netherfield and Beanhill. This interactive journey is perfect for nature enthusiasts of all ages looking to deepen their understanding of the natural world within the urban environment. With each step, expect to encounter surprising elements of wildlife, making it a perfect educational adventure that brings conservation issues to life.

How to find us

What3Words
https://w3w.co/maker.knots.lows

Google Maps
https://maps.app.goo.gl/S5rJ18k2M6QqFpgZ9

*Suitable for all ages. Children need to be accompanied by an adult at all times.
*Please dress for the weather as we will be outdoors.
*The nearest toilet facilities will be Moorlands Family Centre

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