Founded 1889 – Affiliated to Yorkshire Naturalists' Union

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
20
Sat
Beast Cliff survey
Jun 20 @ 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
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.

Jul
3
Fri
Thornton-le-Dale bat talk and point survey
Jul 3 @ 19:15 – 23:15

As with the Brompton survey in 20219 we will do a talk for the villagers followed by a point survey around the village. Locals will be invited to either stay with a recorder or walk around the various points to see what is about. Surveyors will need to meet at 20.30. Meeting point TBA. Please contact Nick Gibbons if you are coming.

Jul
12
Sun
Fen Bog walk
Jul 12 @ 10:00 – 16:00

Meet at the track on the west side of the A169 at GR SE85709821

Jul
26
Sun
Dragonfly Survey – Wykeham Lakes
Jul 26 all-day

We have been invited to join YDG and Ryenats for a dragonfly walk round Wykeham Lakes.

Meeet at 10am – Grid Ref SE987823.  Enter the lakes complex and drive down towards the waterpark. Parking just on the right at the southern end of a large fishing lake just before the entrance to the waterpark.

 

 

Aug
14
Fri
Wykeham Lakes bat survey
Aug 14 @ 19:30 – 22:30

Meeting point to ne finalised depending on situatipn with access. Please contact Nick Gibbons if you are coming.

Sep
15
Tue
Keldy Ponds for Beavers
Sep 15 @ 19:30 – 21:00

This is a chance to visit the site with Cath Bashforth of FC and see what our beavers have been up to and understand what the project is all about. Numbers will be limited to 12. Please contact Nick Gibbons if you want to attend. It is likely that we will have to develop a system for prioritising as I suspect it will be over subscribed.

Sep
27
Sun
Cropton and Keldy bat box checks
Sep 27 @ 10:00 – 13:00

A check on the bat boxes at Cropton Cabins and Keldy Ponds sites. Meet at the FC Cropton Cabins car park at 10.00am GRSE75719180. Contact Nick Gibbons for further information.

Oct
3
Sat
Wykeham and Dalby bat box checks
Oct 3 @ 10:00 – 16:30

A check on the bat boxes at Wykeham, Broadhead and Dalby. Meet at Hackness village hall at 10.00am Gr SE96748999. Contact Nick Gibbons for further details.