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Programme of Events 2011

Sunday
16 January
10.00am

Far Ings, Barton-upon-Humber

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Meet at the new visitors centre.

TA 018 233
Tuesday
18 January
7.30pm

Conifer Talk by John Killingbeck

A talk by one of our members, entitled 'Planted and Naturalised Conifers of the British Countryside'. Meet in the Cohen Building, Hull University.

TA 077 316
Saturday
12 February
10.00am

Fairburn Ings, Castleford

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A visit to the RSPB reserve at Fairburn Ings.

SE 451 277
Saturday
12 March
10.00am

Tophill Low

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Meet in the reserve car park.

TA 073 485
Tuesday
15 March
7.30pm

AGM & Member's Evening

A short AGM followed by presentations by members on any topic with some connection to natural history. Meet in the Oldroyd Room, Hull Sports Centre, Chanterlands Avenue North.

TA 072 309
Sunday
17 April
10.00am

Allerthorpe Common, Pocklington

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Meet in the main car park.

SE 752 474
Tuesday
26 April
7.00pm

Swine Moor

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Field Group meeting.

TA 055 407
Tuesday
3 May
7.00pm

Jillywood, Cottingham

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Field Group meeting.

TA 022 344
Tuesday
10 May
10.00pm

Plant Identification Evening

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TA 077 316
Tuesday
17 May
7.00pm

Wood Lane, Cottingham

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Field Group meeting.

TA 050 318
Sunday
22 May
10.00am

Wheldrake Wood, Wheldrake

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SE 667 472
Tuesday
24 May
7.00pm

Great Stanks near Swine

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Field Group meeting.

TA 137 372
Tuesday
31 May
7.00pm

Cottingham Parks

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Field Group meeting.

TA 042 333
Tuesday
7 June
7.00pm

Foston on the Wolds

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Field Group meeting.

TA 100 558
Weekend
11-12 June

Llandudno Weekend

A weekend trip to Llandudno.

SH 778 827
Tuesday
14 June
7.00pm

Bamforth Farm, Wawne

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Field Group meeting.

TA 084 371
Tuesday
21 June
7.00pm

Etton Wold

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Field Group meeting.

SE 950 437
Tuesday
28 June
7.00pm

Sancton - Access Land along the valley

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Field Group meeting.

SE 899 394
Tuesday
5 July
7.00pm

Sancton - lane up towards Hessleskew

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Field Group meeting.

SE 900 392
Sunday
10 July
10.00am

Cinquefoil Brow, near Sledmere

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SE 972 635
Tuesday
12 July
7.00pm

YWT North Cave Wetlands Reserve

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Field Group meeting.

SE 887 328
Tuesday
19 July
7.00pm

Withernsea - south west of the old station

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Field Group meeting.

TA 341 276
Tuesday
26 July
7.00pm

Brickyard Lane, Melton

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Field Group meeting.

SE 974 260
Tuesday
2 August
7.00pm

Wye Dale,South Newbald

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Field Group meeting.

SE 924 354
Saturday
13 August
10.00am

Bempton & Hoddy Cows Lane

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Meet at the RSPB visitor centre car park for a circular walk along the cliffs, returning via Hoddy Cows Lane.

TA 197 739
Tuesday
16 August
7.00pm

Hull, Albert Dock area

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Field Group meeting.

TA 093 281
Tuesday
23 August
7.00pm

Hull, Spring Bank Cemetery

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Field Group meeting.

TA 080 295
Tuesday
30 August
7.00pm

West of St Andrew's Quay, Hull

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Field Group meeting.

TA 068 266
Sunday
11 September
10.00am

Welwick Bank & Haverfield Pits

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TA 305 213
Saturday
15 October
10.00am

Barmston

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A circular walk taking in the beach north of Barmston.

TA 170 593
Saturday
22 October
9.30-15.00

Crackles Project Open Day

An opportunity to hear about the preliminary results of the Crackles Bequest Research Project into the effect of climate on plant growth. Meet in the Cohen Building, University of Hull.

TA 077 316
Sunday
13 November
10.00am

Faxfleet

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A wander along the foreshore with maybe some surplus birds from Blacktoft Sands RSPB reserve.

SE 864 241
Tuesday
22 November
7.30pm

Freshwater plants in canals and drains: some East Yorkshire examples

A talk by Dr Ray Goulder. This is a joint meeting with students involved in the Crackles Project. Meet in the Cohen Building, University of Hull.

TA 077 316
Saturday
3 December
10.00am

Danes Dyke, Flamborough

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A walk along the cliffs to South Landing followed by Christmas lunch in Flamborough.

TA 215 694
Species Lists mollusc list bug list odonta list lepidoptera list plant list bird list

We usually make a note of the things that we see on our excursions. When any of the above icons appear on the programme to the left, it indicates that a list is available for birds, plants, butterflies, dragonflies, general insects or molluscs. Clicking will open the list in a new browser tab.

woodland

Spring Flowers, Great Stanks (RM)

caterpillar

Yellow-tailed moth caterpillar, North Cave (IAA)

butterfly

Grayling, Llandudno (AJC)

broomrape

Ivy Broomrape, Llandudno (GJ)

orchid

A Helleborine, near Sledmere (AJC)