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Essex Field Club
Essex Field Club
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We are normally open to the public at our centre at Wat Tyler Country Park every Saturday, Sunday and bank holiday between 11am and 4pm. We are also usually open on Wednesdays between 10am and 4pm.

Spring recording Record your Robin Record Common Frog Rana temporaria
Record Alexanders Smyrnium olusatrum Record Tawny Mining Bee Andrena fulva
Record Dark-edged Bee Fly Bombylius major
Record Spring Flower Bee Anthophora plumipes
Record cuckoo bee Melecta albifrons

Botany Group

See also Essex Botany and Mycology Groups link

Date of meetingTime of meetingVenueLeader
Thu Apr 27th 201711:00East Mersea for sea wall and saltings. Meet in car park corner of Ivy Lane. TM0665,1531.Leader: Ken Adams. Please book: 020 8508 7863
Thu May 18th 201711:00Strethall Field TL48-9,41 for rare poppies, fumatories and meadow rue. Meet Howe Wood Cross Roads. Strethall. TL489,403.Leader: Ken Adams. Please book: 020 8508 7863 Mobile: 07773 492260
Sat Jun 3rd 201711:00Harlow, Stort Valley marshes.Meet Burnt Mill Lock car park, Harlow. TL445,112 . CM20 2PS.Leader: Ken Adams. Please book: 020 8508 7863 Mobile: 07773 492260
Thu Jun 8th 201710:30 Meet TQ682822, W side of Stanford-le-Hope railway station on Fenchurch-Southend line via Grays, Park in nearby streets, Packed lunch.Mary Smith book on 01708 228921, mobile on day 07903 052095.
Sat Jun 10th 201711:00Burnham -on-Crouch. Monads TQ95-6,97. Meet Dammer Wick Farm, Marsh Road. TQ962,969 CMO8NB.Leader: Marion Miller Mobile: 07922034398
Tue Jun 13th 201710:30TQ6883 currently has 6 records, from long ago, maybe before the town of Stanford-le-Hope was built. So let us go there to see what we can find. Mainly suburban, with A13 if we feel brave enough. Railway too, but hard to access! Meeting point the small roundabout at TQ6869,8305. Car parking in nearby roads. Bring lunch.Mary Smith book on 01708 228921, mobile on day 07903 052095.
Sat Jul 29th 201711:00Thordon Park North. Meet visitor centre car park. TQ607,914. CM133RZ.Leader: Marion Miller Mobile: 07773 492260
Sat Aug 19th 201711:00. St. Lawrence Bay marshes. Meet in the Stone car park at TL952,060. Close to CM0 7NT.Leader: Marion Miller Mobile: 07922034398
Sat Sep 2nd 20171100Thameside Nature Park and sea walls TQ69,78-79-80. Park at EWT Centre, Mucking Warf Road, Stanford le Hope. TQ6965,8064. SS17ORW.Leader: Enid Barrie Mobile: 07941154538
Sat Sep 9th 201711:00Hatfield Forest Lake to search for Potamogetons & Stoneworts by boat. Meet in Shell House Car Park. CM22 6NELeader: Ken Adams. Please book: 020 8508 7863 Mobile: 07773 492260