Our next Big Wildlife Watch event is on May 12th at 2 pm, when Jenny MacPherson from the Vincent Wildlife Trust (VWT) shares her knowledge of stoats and weasels, and demonstrates how to set up baited hair tubes to detect them. Weasel (photo by Frank Greenaway) Following this free workshop, there will be opportunities to … Continue reading Pop Goes the Weasel!
Try iSpot! iSpot is a website aimed at helping anyone identify anything in nature. Once you have registered, you can add a photo to the website, and see if anyone else can identify it for you. The website is run by the Open University (OU) and they are asking people to put up at least one … Continue reading Need help with nature identification?
Early signs of Spring are all around us this year. The rich habitat of Denmark Farm is no exception with Tree Creepers already heard calling. We are looking forward to running a Bird Identification course here at Denmark Farm from 20-22 April 2012. More information about this course plus our complete 2012 programme consisting of … Continue reading Sounds of Spring
Come and explore a fascinating underwater world this autumn – there are still places available on our “Pond and Stream Invertebrates” course with Phil Ward from 14 – 16 October. Pond at Denmark Farm Conservation Centre (photo: Ross Hoddinott 2020VISION) Also available, ‘Introduction to Permaculture’ 21 – 23 Oct with Dr Angie Polkey. Or how about … Continue reading Creatures from the Deep
The Denmark Farm Conservation Centre Autumn Training Programme is packed full of exciting workshops for all interests. Whether you want to extend your knowledge of conservation and species identification or learn a new sustainable craft you will find something for you. There’s even a ‘Wild in the Woods’ event for kids at half term too. … Continue reading Want to learn new skills this autumn?