Dry(ish) bog snorkelling

A fun day to find out about the Trust and what we do. Meet and chat to staff and volunteers; enjoy the woodland craft demonstrations, owls and a live folk band. Find out about wildlife gardening and listen to short talks on Shropshire's wildlife.

Activities for all ages: bird box making; bug hunting and wildcraft from recycled materials.

Home-made refreshments and pizza baked to order in a clay oven.

193 Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury, SY2 6AH. Free entry.

 

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Colemere, near Ellesmere, is the only place in England where the Least Water-lily grows naturally



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News

16
jul

Lapwings benefit from recent management work

Young lapwings have been caught on camera by local photographer Stephen Barlow.

02
may

Bog wars

Fenn’s, Whixall and Bettisfield Mosses is a National Nature Reserve and the third largest raised peat bog in the UK.

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Events

22
jul

Bog Detectives

An introduction to the unique wildlife and landscape of the Meres and Mosses.

15
aug

Bog Art

A wander on the mosses followed by an art session to make your very own bog creatures.