This calendar has been compiled by the Hertfordshire Natural History Society (HNHS) on behalf of natural history organisations in Hertfordshire. The type of event is colour coded: Outdoor events, Indoor meetings.
Michael Clark, the distinguished Hertfordshire natural historian and author, will speak on 'Tewin Orchard and a Life of Badgers'. He is the author of Badgers (Whittet Books) one of the most popular and authoritative studies of the species, which was re-published this year in a revised edition. He is also the author of Mammals, Amphibians and Reptiles of Hertfordshire, published by Hertfordshire Natural History Society in 2001.
Organised by: Hertfordshire Natural History Society
Location: Meet at the start point on Westfield Road
A half day birdwatching walk led by Ann & Roger Doubleday
Price: An optional £1 donation to the RSPB.
Organised by: RSPB Harpenden Local Group
Three field meetings are planned this autumn (usually morning to mid-afternoon) to record bryophytes in orchard habitats (on the trees and their surroundings) and there will be further meetings in the spring.:
Tuesday 31st October (at Tewin Orchard)
Tuesday 21st November (site to be confirmed)
Tuesday 12th December (site to be confirmed)
Please contact Agneta Burton (firstname.lastname@example.org) for details of the meetings and to be added to the circulation list for bryophyte excursions.
Handlens essential (x10 or x20) and probably useful, if you have a copy, British Mosses and Liverworts a field guide published by and available from the British Bryological Society.”
Organised by: Other