Founded 1889 – Affiliated to Yorkshire Naturalists' Union

Feb
11
Tue
Upland waders by Richard Baines @ St Catherine's Hospice training suite
Feb 11 @ 19:30 – 21:15

An appropriate presentation as many of these such as Common curlew and Golden plover are in serious decline at present.

Mar
10
Tue
Swifts by Jonathan Pomroy @ St Catherine's Hospice training suite
Mar 10 @ 19:30 – 21:15

This is a joint meeting with the Scarborough Birders and we will be looking at the possibility of setting up a swift box group.

Apr
12
Sun
Adder walk
Apr 12 @ 10:00 – 15:00

Meeting place and time TBA

Apr
14
Tue
Moths by Alan Rodda and Philip Winter @ St Catherine's Hospice training suite
Apr 14 @ 19:30 – 21:15

A talk by Alan Rhodda and Philip Winter on moths and what we may expect in our local moth traps. Remember we have a moth trap available for members use with all the relevant books, collection pots etc.

Apr
26
Sun
Wykeham and Dalby bat box checks
Apr 26 @ 10:00 – 16:30

A check on the bat boxes at Wykeham, Broadhead and Dalby. Meet at Hackness Village Hall at 10.00am GR SE 96748999. Contact Nick Gibbons for further details.

May
2
Sat
Cropton and Keldy bat box checks
May 2 @ 10:00 – 13:00

A check on the new boxes at Cropton and the boxes at Keldy Ponds. Meet at FC Cropton Cabins car park at 10.00am GR SE75719180. Contact Nick Gibbons for further details.

May
22
Fri
Ruswarp village bat point survey
May 22 @ 20:00 – 22:45

Meet on Stainton Road just east river bridge in Ruswarp GR NZ28890898. Please contact Nick Gibbons if you are coming.

Jun
7
Sun
Beast Cliff survey
Jun 7 @ 10:00 – 16:00

Meet at Ravenscar car park at old station GR NZ985013. Note that this will be a strenuous walk down the cliff and stout footwear essential.

Jun
12
Fri
Ruston village bat point survey and exit survey
Jun 12 @ 20:15 – 23:15

Meet in the centre of the village at GR SE9876 8238. Please contact Nick Gibbons if you are coming.

Jun
27
Sat
Glowworms and Nightjars in Langdale Forest
Jun 27 @ 21:00 – 23:15

Meet by the forest gate to Langdale Forest by School Farm GR SE90899284.