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Narrow-headed ant

On the trail of the lonesome Ant!

Location: See below Date: 13th of July Time: 10.40am – 12.45pm Chudleigh Knighton Heath nature reserve, 1.5 miles east of Bovey Tracey, South Devon TQ13 0EY. Meet the rare Narrow-headed Ant at its last remaining site in the country, and find out about the local project to bring it back from the brink of extinction....

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Brilli-Ant Creatures!

Location: Bovey Heathfield nature reserve compartment 2, off King Charles Business Park, Old Newton Road, Heathfield, South Devon Date: 30th Jan Time: 10.30am – 4pm   Meet some new friends through helping create and restore habitats for the rare Narrow-headed Ant and other special heathland wildlife! No experience needed – tools, tuition and tea provided!...

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Exsecta at Xmas

Location: Bovey Heathfield nature reserve compartment 2,Near Bovey Tracey, south Devon, SX 8245 7682 Date: 12th December 2018 Time: 10.30am - 4pm all welcome to stay as long or as little as like. Seasonally good willed practical habitat creation for the rare Narrow-headed ant, with the south Devon volunteers. Please wear suitable clothes and footwear and bring a...

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Healthy Antitude

Location:  Teigngrace Meadow, near south Bovey Tracey, Devon, SX 8404 7588 or meeting point on Teigngrace Lane SX 8384 7581 Date: 21st November 2018 Time: 10.30am - 4pm all welcome to stay as long or as little as like. A wild work out helping create habitats at the same time for the rare Narrow-headed ant, with the...

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Gorsebusters

Location:  Teigngrace Meadow, near south Bovey Tracey, Devon, SX 8404 7588 or meeting point on Teigngrace Lane SX 8384 7581 Date: 17th October 2018 Time: 10.30am - 4pm all welcome to stay as long or as little as like. There’s something prickly in the neighbourhood – who’re we gonna call? Habitat management practical task removing...

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Heart and head

10.30am – 4pm Heathfield, nr Bovey Tracey, South Devon Ants need love too. Give wildlife some TLC as we create and maintain habitats for the rare Narrow-headed ant, the ant with a heart-shaped head. Part of the Back from the Brink project, in partnership with Devon Wildlife Trust. No special skills needed: tools and tuition...

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New Year’s wild workout

10.30am – 4pm Heathfield, nr Bovey Tracey, South Devon Welcome in 2018 working off some of the Xmas calories, as we help create and maintain habitats for the rare Narrow-headed ant. Part of the Heritage Lottery funded Back from the Brink project, in partnership with Devon Wildlife Trust. No special skills needed: tools and tuition...

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exsecta at Xmas

  Wednesday 20 December 10.30am – 4pm Heathfield, nr Bovey Tracey Xmas cracker of a practical conservation task looking after and creating habitats for the Narrow-headed ant Formica exsecta, as part of the new Heritage Lottery funded Back from the Brink project, in partnership with Devon Wildlife Trust. No special skills needed: tools and tuition provided....

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Narrow-headed ant conservation

10.30am – 4pm Teigngrace Meadows nature reserve, near Chudleigh / Heathfield, south Devon Practical conservation task looking after and creating habitats for the Narrow-headed ant, as part of the new Back from the Brink project, in partnership with Devon Wildlife Trust.

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