Essex Field Club on Facebook

Video about the Club

Asteroscopus sphinx
find out more... Sprawler1 Copyright: Stephen Rolls

Essex Field Club
Essex Field Club
registered charity
no 1113963
HLF Logo A-Z Page Index

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

Mammals of Essex

Mammals of Essex
A new book looking at the 60 species of mammals that have occurred in Essex during the last 200 years has recently been produced.  Published by the Essex Field Club and with a Foreword by Essex resident Germaine Greer, the book includes distribution maps of all resident species and reviews whales, seals, bats, rodents and carnivores as well as fossil species.  The final chapter provides identification tips for similar species and a photo-guide for identifying mammal field signs.  This 272 page hardback book is illustrated in colour throughout and is priced at £20.  For more details, please contact John Dobson on 01245 224408 or at