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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Did you know?...

The Meres and Mosses landscape was formed by retreating glaciers 12,000 years ago. Now, lowland raised peat bogs are one of the most endangered habitats on Earth.



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News

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.

17
apr

Boglife trainee placement

We are looking for trainees for the Marches Mosses BogLIFE project.

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Events

31
may

Bog Safari Picnic

Discover the amazing plants & animals of the Mosses.

23
jun

Dragonfly Photography

Join local photographer Stephen Barlow for an introductory wildlife photography session.