East Midlands Branch, New Members Field Trip to Pleasley Pit

East Midlands Branch, New Members Field Trip to Pleasley Pit
Saturday 7th June 2014; 10am
Pleasley Pit Country Park (Derbyshire/Nottinghamshire)

NEW MEMBERS WALK

Meet 10.00am in the car park (SK 500644). From the M1 Junction 29 follow the signs for Mansfield A617. After leaving Glapwell continue to the large roundabout and take the 4th exit into Pleasley village and after 120 yards take a right turn into Pit Lane and drive up the hill into the car park.

The habitat is very varied with wetland, plantation and grassland.

The walk should finish about 12.30pm.

Target Species: Spring butterflies, particularly Dingy Skipper and early dragonflies

An event specifically to welcome new members to the branch, but everyone is invited. There will be help particularly with identification.

Contact: Max Maughan 01332 511825