Unless otherwise labelled, all events take place on 22nd July, 2018
Cumbria Wildlife Trust: Bog Conservation Day, 09:30 – 16:00
Moors for the Future: Bogtastic Van
Celebrate International Bog Day and experience The Bogtastic van – probably the world’s first ‘moor in a van’ – and be inspired about the iconic moors that surround Longshaw.
Site: National Trust Longshaw, Derbyshire
Natural England: Wedholme Flow Bog Trot
Yorkshire Peat Partnership: Potteric Carr 50th birthday
Join the Yorkshire Peat Partnership as we celebrate Bog Day and Potteric Carr’s 50th birthday. There’ll be fun activities for all the family to show you what makes bogs special and why we spend so much time on them! We’ll be at Yorkshire Widlife Trust’s Potteric Carr Visitor Centre between 10:00 and 12:30 – come and get down and boggy.
Natural England: Bog Detectives, 10:00 – 14:00
Investigate what lives on the bog, delve into ditches and catch a few creatures. Free, suitable for families.
Event starts at The Manor House Base NNR Office,Moss Lane, Whixall, Whitchurch, Shropshire, SY13 2PD. Car Parking available GR: SJ 50531 36555
Booking essential – call 01948 880362 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Site: Fenn’s Whixall and Bettisfield Mosses National Nature Reserve, Shropshire
Carbon Landscape: Wild families – Jurassic Quest
Celebrate national bog day with our FREE family dinosaur experience. We’re hosting an afternoon of jam packed family play on our beautiful Little Woolden Moss nature reserve in Salford. Track dinosaurs (and their mini living ancestors) Grow your own dinosaur food Create dinosaur nests Dig deep for fossils Plus more dinosaur themed activities. There will be no car parking on site so please book your place on our free shuttle bus departing from the doctors surgery on Astley Road (Irlam) by emailing email@example.com. Or enhance the adventure by walking or cycling to the nature reserve. Note: There will be no toilet facilities or parking available for this event.
Site: Little Woolden Moss nature reserve, Salford
Natural England: Holme Fen Warden’s Walk, 11:00
Celebrate National Bog Day with a guided walk around Holme Fen National Nature Reserve with one of the reserve wardens.
Learn about the history, wildlife, management and our future aspirations for this wonderful site, while enjoying the wildlife of the woodlands. The walk will last about 2 hours.
Site: Holme Fen National Nature Reserve
Booking required: To book a place or for more information please contact John Kerr on John.firstname.lastname@example.org