Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust, in collaboration with the University of Hertfordshire, the Lee Valley Regional Park Authority and HNHS, are running another series of Learning about Wildlife workshops throughout the year.

The range of subjects covered aims to introduce you to the wildlife around you and improve your knowledge and understanding of their natural history. The tutors are local experts in their field.

See the full programme of workshops here.

Download the workshop booking form here.


Topics in this year's programme include: Learning about . . . . 

  • Grasses
  • Wildflowers
  • Dragonflies
  • Native tree identification
  • Bats
  • Fungi
  • Hedgelaying
  • Animal tracks and signs
  • Wildfowl
  • Winter tree identification
  • Water Voles
  • Woodland wildflower identification

The next available workshop is:

Learn about….. Woodland Wild Flower Identification

Sat 24th April 2010, 10am – 4pm 
Venue: Brickendon Village Hall and Great Groves Wood 
Tutor: Neale Holmes-Smith Cost: £30 A session on the origins and structure of woodlands, woodland survey methods and practical identification will be followed by a visit to a local woodland to put your new skills into practice.

 For further information contact Jennifer Gilbert at the Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust on 01727 858901 or visit their website.