Events RSS feed https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/rss.xml Upcoming events en 18th Jan 2020 - Winter Wildlife Walk https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-01-18-winter-wildlife-walk Meet the North Wales Wildlife Trust and enjoy a beach and coastal walk seeking out the winter wildlife that can be found even in the coldness of January. Sat, 18 Jan 2020 12:00:00 +0000 trustadmin https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-01-18-winter-wildlife-walk 4th Mar 2020 - Biosecurity Training https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-26-biosecurity-training Invasive Species awareness and biosecurity training for freshwater users. Wed, 04 Mar 2020 12:00:00 +0000 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-26-biosecurity-training 26th Feb 2020 - Biosecurity Training https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-19-biosecurity-training-0 Invasive Species awareness and biosecurity training for freshwater users. Wed, 26 Feb 2020 12:00:00 +0000 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-19-biosecurity-training-0 19th Feb 2020 - Biosecurity Training https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-19-biosecurity-training Invasive Species awareness and biosecurity training for freshwater users. Wed, 19 Feb 2020 12:00:00 +0000 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-19-biosecurity-training 29th Feb 2020 - Species Awareness Raising Session and Childrens Fun Activities https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-03-01-species-awareness-raising-session-and-childrens-fun-activities A talk given by the Our River Wellbeing Project team about threats to the River Alyn from Invasive Non-Native Species, as well as a childrens treasure hunt and other fun activites. Sat, 29 Feb 2020 12:00:00 +0000 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-03-01-species-awareness-raising-session-and-childrens-fun-activities 19th Jan 2020 - Beached! training session https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-01-19-beached-training-session A training session to learn more about the species which are often found on our strandlines after storms, forming species wrecks Sun, 19 Jan 2020 12:00:00 +0000 LivingSeas https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-01-19-beached-training-session 25th Apr 2020 - Spring birdsong walk with breakfast https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-04-25-spring-birdsong-walk-breakfast Enjoy a spring walk through a lovely coastal woodland, followed by breakfast! Sat, 25 Apr 2020 13:00:00 +0100 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-04-25-spring-birdsong-walk-breakfast 18th Apr 2020 - Birds, Butterflies and Botany https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-04-18-birds-butterflies-and-botany David Lee leads a river ramble along the eastern banks of the Afon Conwy to Maenan Abbey, observing birds and early butterflies on the way – then back to the start along the lanes to enjoy the flower-rich verges Sat, 18 Apr 2020 13:00:00 +0100 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-04-18-birds-butterflies-and-botany 17th Apr 2020 - Swifts are amazing! https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-04-17-swifts-are-amazing Rob Booth, NWWT&#039;s Reserves Officer, will explain why swifts have dramatically declined over the last 20 years; how NWWT is helping them recover; and how we can all be involved (preceded by a short Conwy Valley Branch AGM). Fri, 17 Apr 2020 13:00:00 +0100 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-04-17-swifts-are-amazing 15th Apr 2020 - Marford Butterfly Transect https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-04-15-marford-butterfly-transect Simon Mills provides us with the details of the ongoing butterfly transects from NWWT&#039;s Marford Quarry Nature Reserve – the results of which are very important to the site (preceded by a short Wrexham Branch AGM). Wed, 15 Apr 2020 13:00:00 +0100 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-04-15-marford-butterfly-transect 15th Apr 2020 - Iceland: Landscape and Wildlife https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-04-15-iceland-landscape-and-wildlife Susan Andrew will talk about her visit to Iceland in 2019 (preceded by a short Arfon Branch AGM, and followed by tea and cake!). Wed, 15 Apr 2020 13:00:00 +0100 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-04-15-iceland-landscape-and-wildlife 11th Mar 2020 - Biosecurity Training https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-03-04-biosecurity-training Invasive Species awareness and biosecurity training for freshwater users. Wed, 11 Mar 2020 12:00:00 +0000 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-03-04-biosecurity-training 4th Jul 2020 - Balsam Bash https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-06-05-balsam-bash A community based effort to tackle the invasive non-native species Himalayan balsam in the local area. Sat, 04 Jul 2020 13:00:00 +0100 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-06-05-balsam-bash 25th Jan 2020 - Trees for Free! - Minera Tree Pulling Party https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-01-25-trees-free-minera-tree-pulling-party Join staff and volunteers of North Wales Wildlife Trust and Minera Quarry Trust at Minera pulling young birch and willow trees from the Minera Quarry Nature Reserve. Sat, 25 Jan 2020 12:00:00 +0000 trustadmin https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-01-25-trees-free-minera-tree-pulling-party 15th Feb 2020 - Restoring Nature on the River Dyfi - Community Drop In https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-13-restoring-nature-river-dyfi-community-drop The Wildlife Trusts would like to undertake a five-year managed reintroduction to the River Dyfi and investigate how well beavers fit back into the Welsh countryside. If you would like to find out more, please come along and visit us. Drop in any time between 10am-4pm. Sat, 15 Feb 2020 12:00:00 +0000 trustadmin https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-13-restoring-nature-river-dyfi-community-drop 13th Feb 2020 - Restoring Nature on the River Dyfi - Community Drop In https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-10-restoring-nature-river-dyfi-community-drop The Wildlife Trusts would like to undertake a five-year managed reintroduction to the River Dyfi and investigate how well beavers fit back into the Welsh countryside. If you would like to find out more, please come along and visit us. Drop in any time between 1pm-6.30pm. Thu, 13 Feb 2020 12:00:00 +0000 trustadmin https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-10-restoring-nature-river-dyfi-community-drop 10th Feb 2020 - Restoring Nature on the River Dyfi - Community Drop In https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-01-07-restoring-nature-river-dyfi-community-drop The Wildlife Trusts would like to undertake a five-year managed reintroduction to the River Dyfi and investigate how well beavers fit back into the Welsh countryside. If you would like to find out more, please come along and visit us. Drop in any time between 10am-4pm. Mon, 10 Feb 2020 12:00:00 +0000 trustadmin https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-01-07-restoring-nature-river-dyfi-community-drop 7th Feb 2020 - Restoring Nature on the River Dyfi - Community Drop In https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-01-31-restoring-nature-river-dyfi-community-drop The Wildlife Trusts would like to undertake a five-year managed reintroduction to the River Dyfi and investigate how well beavers fit back into the Welsh countryside. If you would like to find out more, please come along and visit us. Drop in any time between 12pm-4pm. Fri, 07 Feb 2020 12:00:00 +0000 trustadmin https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-01-31-restoring-nature-river-dyfi-community-drop 31st Jan 2020 - Restoring Nature on the River Dyfi - Community Drop In https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-01-18-restoring-nature-river-dyfi-community-drop The Wildlife Trusts would like to undertake a five-year managed reintroduction to the River Dyfi and investigate how well beavers fit back into the Welsh countryside. If you would like to find out more, please come along and visit us. Drop in any time between 1pm-5pm. Fri, 31 Jan 2020 12:00:00 +0000 trustadmin https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-01-18-restoring-nature-river-dyfi-community-drop 18th Jan 2020 - Restoring Nature on the River Dyfi - Community Drop In https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2019-12-14-restoring-nature-river-dyfi-community-drop The Wildlife Trusts would like to undertake a five-year managed reintroduction to the River Dyfi and investigate how well beavers fit back into the Welsh countryside. If you would like to find out more, please come along and visit us. Drop in any time between 10am-4pm. Sat, 18 Jan 2020 12:00:00 +0000 trustadmin https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2019-12-14-restoring-nature-river-dyfi-community-drop 18th Jul 2020 - Balsam Bash https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-07-11-balsam-bash A community based effort to tackle the invasive non-native species Himalayan balsam in the local area. Sat, 18 Jul 2020 13:00:00 +0100 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-07-11-balsam-bash 11th Jul 2020 - Balsam Bash https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-06-20-balsam-bash A community based effort to tackle the invasive non-native species Himalayan balsam in the local area. Sat, 11 Jul 2020 13:00:00 +0100 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-06-20-balsam-bash 20th Jun 2020 - Balsam Bash https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-06-05-balsam-bash-0 A community based effort to tackle the invasive non-native species Himalayan balsam in the local area. Sat, 20 Jun 2020 13:00:00 +0100 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-06-05-balsam-bash-0 12th Apr 2020 - Children’s Easter Nature Trail https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-04-12-childrens-easter-nature-trail Discover our Spinnies Aberogwen Nature Reserve this Easter – follow the clues around the reserve to find the special creatures that call this wonderful place home! There’ll be Easter-themed rewards for all those that find them all … Sun, 12 Apr 2020 13:00:00 +0100 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-04-12-childrens-easter-nature-trail 10th Apr 2020 - Shoresearch Survey https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-04-10-shoresearch-survey Come along and help out with a survey of the rocky shore! Learn about its inhabitants and how to ID, document and understand the issues facing our inter-tidal areas. Fri, 10 Apr 2020 13:00:00 +0100 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-04-10-shoresearch-survey 8th Apr 2020 - Y Felinheli to Treborth https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-04-08-y-felinheli-treborth A 4-mile stroll along the Wales Coast Path, for ferns, spring birds and fabulous views across the Menai Strait. Wed, 08 Apr 2020 13:00:00 +0100 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-04-08-y-felinheli-treborth 23rd Feb 2020 - Bird Watch Day https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-23-bird-watch-day Come to the shore hide to see what’s about, with experts on hand to help identify the birds and chat about wildlife. Sun, 23 Feb 2020 12:00:00 +0000 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-23-bird-watch-day 22nd Feb 2020 - Survey Saturday https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-22-survey-saturday Come and learn about the different citizen science surveys you can do when you&#039;re next on the shore. From nurdles to shark eggs; aliens to indicators ... it&#039;s all going on! Sat, 22 Feb 2020 12:00:00 +0000 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-22-survey-saturday 21st Feb 2020 - Being Bee Friendly! https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-21-being-bee-friendly Anglesey beekeeper Jenny Shaw describes how Welsh Government&#039;s Action Plan for Pollinators is addressing the dramatic decline of these hugely important insects Fri, 21 Feb 2020 12:00:00 +0000 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-21-being-bee-friendly 14th Feb 2020 - Why mosses matter https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-14-why-mosses-matter Dr Shaun Russell, Director of Treborth Botanic Gardens, will highlight the often quirky and surprising ways in which mosses have been useful over the centuries. Fri, 14 Feb 2020 12:00:00 +0000 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-14-why-mosses-matter 12th Feb 2020 - North Wales's Wildlife with the RSPCA https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-12-north-waless-wildlife-rspca The RSPCA&#039;s National Wildlife Officer Co-ordinator, Inspector Geoff Edmond, discusses wildlife issues and rescues in North Wales. (Event in partnership with RSPCA Wrexham and Deeside Branch.) Wed, 12 Feb 2020 12:00:00 +0000 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-12-north-waless-wildlife-rspca 11th Feb 2020 - Water Works https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-11-water-works Arfon Hughes, Meirionnydd NRM Team Leader for NRW, tells us about the wildlife implications of some of the projects carried out in our local area. Tue, 11 Feb 2020 12:00:00 +0000 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-11-water-works 9th Feb 2020 - Shoresearch Survey https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-09-shoresearch-survey Come along and help out with a survey of the rocky shore! Learn about its inhabitants and how to ID, document and understand the issues facing our inter-tidal areas. Sun, 09 Feb 2020 12:00:00 +0000 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-09-shoresearch-survey 7th Feb 2020 - Living Seas Wales https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-07-living-seas-wales NWWT&#039;s Living Seas Manager, Nia Hâf Jones, updates us on the progress of the Living Seas Wales project. Fri, 07 Feb 2020 12:00:00 +0000 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-07-living-seas-wales 6th Feb 2020 - Harnessing the tide https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-06-harnessing-tide A speaker from Morlais Energy, Menter Môn&#039;s Tidal Stream Energy project, describes this enterprising development off the island&#039;s west coast. Thu, 06 Feb 2020 12:00:00 +0000 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-06-harnessing-tide 22nd Jan 2020 - The Beached Project https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-01-22-beached-project After big storms, all sorts of marine life is washed up on the North Wales coast. Dawn Thomas, NWWT&#039;s Living Seas Project Officer, will tell us more … and about how we can all be involved in this ongoing project. Wed, 22 Jan 2020 12:00:00 +0000 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-01-22-beached-project 26th Feb 2020 - Helping Hands for Snowdonia https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-26-helping-hands-snowdonia Dan Goodwin, from the Snowdonia Society, highlights the work done by volunteers in the National Park. Wed, 26 Feb 2020 12:00:00 +0000 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-02-26-helping-hands-snowdonia 5th Mar 2020 - Cwlwm Seiriol https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-03-05-cwlwm-seiriol Project Co-ordinator, Delyth Phillips, brings us up to date with this well-founded community project engaging residents of SE Anglesey with their natural environment. Thu, 05 Mar 2020 12:00:00 +0000 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-03-05-cwlwm-seiriol 4th Apr 2020 - Survey Saturday https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-04-04-survey-saturday Come and learn about the different citizen science surveys you can do when you&#039;re next on the shore. From nurdles to shark eggs; aliens to indicators ... it&#039;s all going on!<br /> Sat, 04 Apr 2020 13:00:00 +0100 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-04-04-survey-saturday 4th Apr 2020 - Meirionnydd Branch AGM https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-04-04-meirionnydd-branch-agm A look back at the preceding year and plans for next, with a talk (to be arranged) followed by a superb tea, raffle, book stall and general sales. Sat, 04 Apr 2020 13:00:00 +0100 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-04-04-meirionnydd-branch-agm 3rd Apr 2020 - Gems of the day and jewels of the night https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-04-03-gems-day-and-jewels-night Steve Palin guides us around Britain looking for our butterflies and moths (preceded by a short Clwydian Branch AGM). <br /> Fri, 03 Apr 2020 13:00:00 +0100 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-04-03-gems-day-and-jewels-night 24th Mar 2020 - Aliens and Invaders https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-03-24-aliens-and-invaders Joan and Dave Prime discuss the non-native plant species that are now found all around us. Tue, 24 Mar 2020 12:00:00 +0000 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-03-24-aliens-and-invaders 20th Mar 2020 - Curlew: Wales's most pressing conservation priority https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-03-20-curlew-waless-most-pressing-conservation-priority Patrick Lindley, Marine Ornithologist with Natural Resources Wales, outlines the serious decline in this most iconic ground-nesting wader and actions to help reverse its fortunes. Fri, 20 Mar 2020 12:00:00 +0000 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-03-20-curlew-waless-most-pressing-conservation-priority 13th Mar 2020 - All About Owls https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-03-13-all-about-owls Kaya Parsons-Davies presents a talk about these beautiful birds of prey and her recent experiences of working with them at a local rescue center. Fri, 13 Mar 2020 12:00:00 +0000 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-03-13-all-about-owls 11th Mar 2020 - Kingfishers https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-03-11-kingfishers Professional photographer Andy Davies provides an insight into kingfishers through his photography, keen eye and fascination with this amazing species. Wed, 11 Mar 2020 12:00:00 +0000 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-03-11-kingfishers 8th Mar 2020 - Survey Sunday https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-03-08-survey-sunday Come and learn about the different citizen science surveys you can do when you&#039;re next on the shore. From nurdles to shark eggs; aliens to indicators ... it&#039;s all going on! <br /> Sun, 08 Mar 2020 12:00:00 +0000 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-03-08-survey-sunday 8th Mar 2020 - Bird Watch Day https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-03-08-bird-watch-day Come to the shore hide to see what’s about, with experts on hand to help identify the birds and chat about wildlife. Sun, 08 Mar 2020 12:00:00 +0000 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-03-08-bird-watch-day 6th Mar 2020 - Ethiopia, landscape and wildlife https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-03-06-ethiopia-landscape-and-wildlife Susan Andrew tells us all about her travels in Ethiopia, exploring at the landscape and the wildlife that inhabits it. Fri, 06 Mar 2020 12:00:00 +0000 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-03-06-ethiopia-landscape-and-wildlife 18th Jan 2020 - Survey Saturday https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-01-18-survey-saturday Come and learn about the different citizen science surveys you can do when you&#039;re next on the shore. From nurdles to shark eggs; aliens to indicators ... it&#039;s all going on! Sat, 18 Jan 2020 12:00:00 +0000 Volunteer https://www.northwaleswildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-01-18-survey-saturday