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Dorset's Heathland Heart

Seed Collecting Day for Kew’s Millenium Seed Bank

Location: Corfe Common & Slepe Heath, Dorset - more info upon booking Date: Saturday 14th September Time: 10am - 4pm   Join our Dorset's Heathland Heart team to help collect seeds of rare and threatened heathland plants - Join the Millennium Seed Bank at Kew, and Back from the Brink staff at this special workshop...

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Butterfly Walk

Location: National Trust Nature Reserve, Hartland Moor, Wareham Meeting place - Middlebere Farm Track, Arne, Dorset - nearest postcode BH20 5BN Date: 9th August Time: 12.30pm - 2.30pm   Join our Dorset's Heathland Heart team with Volunteers from the Local Branch of Butterfly Conservation on this Heathland walk, targeting Back from the Brink species. We...

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Grasshopper Walk

Location: Studland - further details to be provided upon booking Date: 26th July Time: 1.30pm-4.30pm   Join our Dorset's Heathland Heart team for a Grasshopper and Cricket identification walk on Studland. Now is a great time to look for some of our Grasshopper and Cricket species! Join us on this guided ID walk to see...

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Dragonfly & Damselfly ID Walk

Location: Dorset Wildlife Trust Reserve Tadnoll & Winfrith Date: 5th August Time: 10.30am - 1pm   Join the Dorset's Heathland Heart¬†team on this half day Dragonfly ID session to be run at the Dorset Wildlife Trust reserve Tadnoll & Winfrith on Monday 5th of August. Meet for a 10:30am start, there will be a moderate...

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Natural Banner Making Art Workshop

Location: RSPB Arne Cafe and Wildlife Garden, BH20 5BJ Date: 20th July Time: 11am - 5pm   As part of our Dorset's Heathland Heart project we would like to offer you this fantastic opportunity to join a drop in art workshop and help us to create some banners from natural materials. These banners will represent...

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National Plant Monitoring Scheme Walk at Studland

Location: Studland Heath near Spur Bog (Meet at lay-by for Greenlands track. Farm located on the Ferry Road, Beyond Studland Village) Date: 13th July Time: 2pm - 4pm   As part of our Dorset's Heathland Heart project we will be exploring the heathland habitats and species found on Studland Heath near Spur Bog and also...

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Silver-studded Blue Butterfly ID and Workshop Day

Location: National Trust Discovery Centre, Knoll Beach, Studland Date: 6th July Time: 10am - 4pm Join Back from the Brink and Butterfly Conservation in this special opportunity to attend a free one day training session and workshop all about the beautiful Silver-studded Blue Butterfly. Its at the National Trust Discovery Centre at Knoll Beach Studland...

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Volunteer Task – Removal of Invasive Plant Species!

Location: Forestry England Reserve Hyde Bog, parking off Sugar Hill, Wareham nearest postcode BH20 7EU Date: 27th June Time: 10am - 3pm Join the Dorset's Heathland Heart Team on this practical habitat management task which will require some physical labour from you! We will be pulling out the invasive Purple Pitcher plant which is an...

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Bat Walk!

Location: Dorset - details given on booking Date: 9th July Time: 8.30 - 10pm As part of the Dorset's Heathland Heart project, join us for this fantastic chance to look out for bats emerging at dusk - we'll be going on a walk to try and see them, and have a go with some bat...

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Heathland Smartphone Photography Walk

Location: Dorset - details given on booking Date: 25th June Time: 6.30 - 9.30pm As part of the Dorset's Heathland Heart project, join us on this relaxed event to explore the heathland landscape and the plants and creatures that live there. We'd like you to respond to the environment by taking images on your smartphone....

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