Meetings in the next month
The following meetings are being held in the next four weeks
|Mon Apr 24th 2017|
|Find Meeting Place||Time of meeting||Venue||Leader|
|Thu Apr 27th 2017||11:00||Botany Group. East Mersea for sea wall and saltings. Meet in car park corner of Ivy Lane. TM0665,1531.||Leader: Ken Adams. Please book: 020 8508 7863 |
|Sat May 6th 2017||11:00||General Meeting. Rowney Wood. A large ancient oxlip wood which was planted up with conifers in the 1950s but has now to a large degree been returned to native deciduous by the Forestry Commission. In need of some up-to-date survey for most groups. Park and meet in the layby near Carver Barracks at TL566343.||Peter Harvey, email firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 01375 371571|
|Thu May 11th 2017||evening||Basildon Hatural History Society: Members only: Fingringhoe nightingales. Evening Guided walk, about 1 mile, to hear these amazing birds. Meet at Visitor Centre, Fingringhoe Wick Nature Reserve, South Green Road, Fingringhoe, CO5 7DN. Car sharing encouraged. Cost £6, must be booked and paid for in advance via Meetings Secretary as group size is limited, closing date 12 April. No charge for early arrival at Fingringhoe||Contact Meetings Secretary: Mavis Waylett, 01268 544856|
|Sat May 13th 2017||11:00||General Meeting. Wallasea Island. Come and help record the old and newly developing habitats at this extensive site. The Wallasea Island Wild Coast project is a landmark conservation and engineering scheme for the 21st century, on a scale never before attempted in the UK and the largest of its type in Europe. Meet at Grapnell's Farm, Wallasea Island, Creeksea Ferry Road, Rochford, Essex SS4 2HD grid ref: TQ942947||Peter Harvey, email email@example.com Tel: 01375 371571|
|Sat May 13th 2017||9:30||Geological Group. Bulls Lodge Quarry, Boreham, Chelmsford, London Clay, Kesgrave Gravels, Lowestoft Till.
Hard hats and hi-vis jackets necessary (limited number will be available on day). Meet on the Hanson Quarry access road (TL 742 101) (off Generals Lane, off Boreham interchange roundabout)
Sorry - no under 18s||Peter Allen (01 992 630661).
Check beforehand with Peter that visit is confirmed|
|Tue May 16th 2017||10.30am||General meeting: Chatham Green. Meet in car park at CM3 3FE. Monads TL7116 and TL7115. The Chatham Green Project is a conservation and education initiative on 400 acres of farmland in the heart of Essex. There is a 40-acre conservation and education site intended to be a biodiversity haven. The site has one pond, old woodland and extensive new tree plantations, grass meadow, ancient hedgerows and the working farm has large field margins.||Please contact Peter Harvey if attending: 01375 371571 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Thu May 18th 2017||11:00||Botany Group. Strethall 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|
|Sun May 21st 2017||13:00||Cancelled. CANCELLED
||Leader: Ian Tittley Please book: 01227 365671 Mobile: 0781 829 2936|