BioBlitz Cambridge 2014

BioBlitz Cambridge 2014 at the Institute of Continuing Education, Madingley Hall

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June 27 and 28 2014

Join us for BioBlitz Cambridge 2014! Starting at 5pm on Friday June 27 2014, experts, volunteers and members of the public will be racing against time to count as many species of animals and plants as possible in the beautiful grounds of Mandingley Hall. There’s plenty to discover in this wonderful site on the outskirts of Cambridge:

Madingley Hall

 Madingley Hall website

Bookings are now live, please follow the links below:

All children must be accompanied.

Garden walk
With Madingley Hall staff
Friday 27 June 5pm-6pm, Saturday 28 June 10.45am-11.15am and 3pm-3.45pm. Suitable for all

Bumblebee survey
With Dr Lynn Dicks
Friday 27 June 5.15pm-6.45pm. Suitable for all

Owl Pellets Dissection
With Dr Ian Harvey
Friday 27 June 6pm-7pm. ADULTS ONLY

Bats about bats
With Dr Ed Turner
Friday 27 June 9pm-10pm. Suitable for 12+

Bats about bats
With Dr William Seale
Friday 27 June 10pm-10.45pm. Suitable for 12+

Moth trapping
With Roger Northfield and Alex Summers
Friday 27 June 11pm-12.30am. Suitable for 12+

Bird Walks
With Peter Holden
Saturday 28 June 6am-6.45am. Suitable for all

Moth Trap Release
With Roger Northfield and Alex Summers
Saturday 28 June 10am-11am. Suitable for all

Slime and shells: a slug and snail survey
With Dr Richard Preece and Dr Tom White
Saturday 28 June 10.15am-11.15am and 12.15pm-1.15pm. Suitable for all

Mini-beasts in grasslands
With Dr Alex Dittrich
Saturday 28 June half hour sessions at: 10.30am, 11.30am, 12.30pm, 2pm, 3pm and 4.30pm. Suitable for all

With Dr David Lees
Saturday 28 June 11am-12pm and 1.30pm-2.30pm. Suitable for all

Owl Pellets dissection
With Peter Holden
Saturday 28 June 11am-12pm. Suitable for 5+

Rooks, jackdaws and crows, what’s the difference? And how clever are they?
With Dr Gabrielle Davidson and Dr Alison Greggor
Saturday 28 June 11.15am-12.15pm and 2.15pm-3.15pm. Suitable for all

Tree tour
With Richard Gant, Head Gardener at Madingley Hall
Saturday 28 June 12pm-12.45pm. Suitable for all

Butterfly and insect walk
With Dr Ed Turner and Dr Jake Snaddon
Saturday 28 June six half hour sessions at: 1pm, 1.30pm, 2.30pm, 2.45pm, 3.30pm and 4pm. Suitable for all

Drawing Wildlife and Wild Spaces
With artist Angela Wade
Saturday 28 June 1.15pm-2.15pm. Suitable for all

Pond Dipping
With Dr Frances Dipper
Saturday 28 June 2.15pm-3.15pm and 4pm-5pm. Suitable for 5+

Last updated: 7 July 2016