Other Events

This page provides details of wildlife events organised by other organisations.

MKNHS is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites. You should check details of any events listed on external sites with the organisers.

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    #30DaysWild is the Wildlife Trust's wonderful wild challenge. This June, we challenge you to do something wild every day. Take your lunch outside, let a patch of your lawn grow wild, or simply pause to notice the beauty of the wildlife around you.

    Click here for more information.: Join the UK's month-long nature challenge 🌻🐇🐞

  • Wed
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    2019

    Wildlife Trust Logo

    Wildlife Trust Logo

    On 26th June thousands of us will gather at Westminster, central London, to call on our politicians to set the foundations for a brighter, greener and safer world. People across the globe are suffering from the effects of climate change and our wildlife populations are being wiped out. The time is now for MPs to end the UK’s contribution to climate change and pass ambitious laws for nature's recovery on land and at sea. We simply don’t have time to waste. Join us to show our politicians the way to a #WilderFuture.

    Click here for more information.

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    Emperor Dragonfly, Stonepit Field, 15Jul14, Peter Hassett

    Emperor Dragonfly, Stonepit Field, 15Jul14, Peter Hassett

    The Challenge

    The Dragonfly Challenge will be taking place throughout July.

    Week 1 Learn a cool dragonfly fact a day.
    Week 2 Find and visit dragonfly sites near you.
    Week 3 Learn to identify some of the most common species.
    Week 4 Complete one easy activity a day to help dragonflies.
    Week 5 Help the BDS protect dragonflies and their wetland habitats.

    Click here for more information.

  • Sat
    06
    Jul
    2019

    National Meadows Day is an annual event taking place on or around the first Saturday of July.  Our vision is for people to celebrate National Meadows Day in their own city, village, parish, wildlife reserve, allotment or farm all over the UK.

    Last year, more than 125 events took place on or around National Meadows Day, celebrating wildflower grasslands with guided walks, wildlife hunts, arts & crafts, training workshops and more. Click here to see some great photos and other results from these events on Plantlife's blog.

    National Meadows Day this year is on Saturday 6th July - click here to see all the fantastic events taking place to celebrate.

  • Sat
    06
    Jul
    2019
    10:00 amOtmoor

    RSPB logoThe RSPB North Bucks Local Group are leading a field trip to:

    Location: Meet in car park, SP 570 126. Space limited. RSPB requests car-share and do not overspill onto lane. From Abingdon Arms pub, Beckley (OX3 9TD), take Otmoor Lane for 1 mile and past firing range.

    The RSPB has (with our Group's support) restored this huge former wetland from intensive agriculture. Summer specialities include hobby, turtle dove and many dragonflies. Three hides but no toilets at this remote site. Paths level, but lengthy.

    Walk leader : Mike Bird

    Time: 10 am to 1 pm

    Price: Free event

    See the RSPB North Bucks Local Group website for more information

    MKNHS is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites. You should check details of any events listed on external sites with the organisers.
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    Big Butterfly Count 2019

    Big Butterfly Count 2019

    Help us take nature's pulse by joining the . Find out more about this project