WildWatch offers free training events and survey opportunities to help support those who would like to develop their knowledge, skills and confidence in wildlife recording.
For 2014 WildWatch North Pennines have a core of workshops, courses and events available to book or just turn up. This year WildWatch North Pennine events are available to view and book as part of the North Pennines AONB Partnerships events programme. Simply click on an event below to find out more details and to book on line. If you would like more information on any event or have difficulties booking on please email firstname.lastname@example.org call 01388528801.
Birds of the North Pennines and Wildflowers of the North Pennines are two paid courses, new for this year. Please follow the payment instructions on the booking page and make cheques payable to Durham County Council for the full or discounted rate offered.
New workshops and events will be added to the events list throughout 2014. Register with WildWatch by clicking on Report Wildlife button to be kept up to date.
We operate an annual deposit system to help people secure their place on these workshops and events. Please send in your deposit before your first event.
We look forward to seeing you soon.
Wildwatch Workshops, Courses and Events 2014
|Workshop / Event||Summary||Date and Location|
|Beginners Wildlife Photography||Learn how to take beautifully composed photographs, well lit and in focus to enhance your wildlife diaries and support wildlife identification. |
Trainer - Marjorie Baillie
|Wednesday 17th September 10:30am - 3:30pm Dufton, Cumbria.|
|An Introduction to Bryophytes as Indicator Species with John O'Reilly||This 2 day workshop aims to introduce beginners to mosses and liverwort species they are likely to encounter regularly in the field.||Tuesday 30th Sept & Wednesday 1st Oct. Bowlees Visitor Centre, Middleton in Teesdale.
£80/ £60 per person.
|WildWatch North Pennine Final Gathering||Join us to celebrate the work of WildWatch volunteers and achievements of the project over the last 3 years.||Saturday 18th October
St John's Chapel Town Hall, Co Durham
|Birds of the North Pennines with Keith Bowey||The final course in thise series of workshops focussing on wetlands and wildfowl.||Saturday 8th November. Talkin Tarn, nr Brampton.|
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