A two-day course running over two weeks where we will explore the 4,000 year history of the home of Essex Wildlife Trust and its surroundings.
This course is aimed at those increasing their amateur interest in great crested newts and those beginning a career in ecological consultancy.
A classroom session looking at how and why birds sing, aids to learning to recognise birdsong, alarm and contact calls, followed by a short walk to put the theory into practice.
A practical session discovering spring birds in the North East Essex based at Fingringhoe Wick and Abberton Reservoir nature reserves.
An opportunity to learn about the fascinating world of bats!
The first part of the morning will be a classroom session at Abbotts Hall Farm looking at warbler identification, followed by a short walk to put the theory into practice. After lunch we’ll drive…
Aimed at those of you that wish to know more about these fascinating species that are proving increasingly popular.