BioBlitz Cambridge 2016

BioBlitz Cambridge 2016 at Trinity College Fellows’ Garden

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July 22 and 23 2016

Are you ready for BioBlitz 2016?! This year’s 24 hour countdown starts at 5pm on Friday July 22nd and runs all the way through to 5pm on Saturday July 23rd. Experts, volunteers and members of the public will be racing against time to count as many species of animals and plants as possible at the beautiful Fellows’ Gardens of Trinity College which are usually closed to the public.

 Trinity Gardens website

Bookings are now live, please follow the links below:

All children must be accompanied.

Please make sure that you have not double booked. Some activities begin before previous ones have finished.

Insect hunt
With Ed Turner
Friday 22 July 5.30pm-6.30pm
Suitable for all

Small Mammal trapping
With Peter Pilbeam
Friday 22 July 6pm-7pm
Suitable 8+

Bird walk
With Bill Sutherland
Friday 22 July, 7pm-8.30pm
Suitable 8+

Bat walk
With William Seale, Anita Joycey, David Seilly, Jonathan Durward
Friday 22 July, 9pm-10pm
Suitable for 8+

Moth trapping
With Roger Northfield
Friday 22 July, 10.30pm-12am
Suitable for 12+

Bird walk
With Tony Fulford
Saturday 23 July, 6am-7am and 8.30am-9.30am
Suitable 8+

Small mammal trap release
With Peter Pilbeam
Saturday 23 July, 9am-11am
Suitable 8+

Bug Hunt!
With Alex Dittrich
Saturday 23 July, 10am-10.30am, 11am-11.30am, 12noon-12.30pm, 1pm-1.30pm, 2pm-2.30pm, 3pm-3.30pm, 4pm-4.30pm
Suitable 7+

The bees needs
With Felicity Bedford
Saturday 23 July, 10am-10.45am, 11.30am-12.15pm, 2pm-2.45pm
Suitable for all ages

Moth trap release
With Roger Northfield
Saturday 23 July, 10am-11am
Suitable for all ages

Owl Pellet dissection
With Ian Harvey
Saturday 23 July, 10.30am-11.15am and 12noon-12.45pm
Suitable for 5+

Butterfly spotting
With Oscar Brattstrom
Saturday 23 July, 10.30am-11.15am, 12noon-12.45pm, 1.15pm-2pm
Suitable for 7+

Pond dipping
With Frances Dipper and Becky Robertson
Saturday 23 July, 11am-12noon, 1pm-2pm
Suitable for 5+

Snail walk
With Kelly Richards
Saturday 23 July, 11.15am-12noon, 2.15pm-3pm and 4.15pm-5pm
Suitable for all ages

Pollinator walk
With Rosie Earwaker
Saturday 23 July, 12.30pm-1.30pm, 3pm-4pm
Suitable for all ages

Spider Survey
With Matt Wilkinson
Saturday 23 July, 2pm-3pm and 4pm-5pm
Suitable for all ages

Last updated: 19 July 2016