WILDLIFE TRIPS from St Ives, 2017
1 – Early Birds Spring Finished this year
2 – Riverside Flora Summer Sun July 2nd & Sun Jul 9th
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3 – Bats & Astronomy Aug
1 - Early Bird Trips.. SPRING 2017
Last years 30TH Apr 2016 Birds sighted as listed below… Whoops + Green Woodpecker and later in the day 2 separate Oyster Catchers
2 – Flora & River life Electric BOAT TRIPS Sundays July 2nd & 9th 2016
Botany & Bugs & Butterflies Boat Trips. A wonderful excursion along the sparkling, summertime riverbanks of the Great Ouse with our popular local expert. A boat trip along the banks of Hemingford Flood-Meadow to view the delightful rivers edge flowers bugs & butterflies.
If you are keen on Wildflowers, Butterflies and Dragonflies. this is a golden opportunity to visit the glorious summer riverside and meadowland displays of bloom and flight. DATES.see below
3 – Bat Watch and Astronomy Evenings
July & Aug dates……….
With Batman Dave, along the darkening River Ouse to Hemingford Lock where Daubenton’s Bats flit around hunting insects over the river surface before our very eyes ..If we are lucky we sometime get families hunting together.
The ISA Space Station often flies over. We will check its appearance schedules. Captain Tim Peake should have returned to earth in June, but there are other passengers up there enjoying the ride and other amazing things to be viewed with your bare eyes.