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Bristol

Group Category: Natural History

  • Tree Huggers Unlimited

    We visit various habitats, some of which will have rougher ground and no facilities. However, walking will be limited and at a pace to suit less able group members. We go out in a variety of weathers, so come prepared. Each outing will be for about two hours depending on conditions and excluding travel time.… Read more

  • Wild Flowers & Butterflies

    Sites usually have rough or uneven surfaces, perhaps with muddy paths, slopes and stiles. Car-shares may be available. The group is aimed at all those with a love of the natural world, to appreciate and learn about wildflowers and other plants, and butterflies and other insects. We visit sites of botanical and invertebrate interest in… Read more

  • Birds On The Wing

    We have two shared learning groups of bird enthusiasts who meet approximately once a month during the autumn and winter. Our groups include beginners and more experienced members. We visit various nature reserves such as Ham Walls on the Somerset Levels or Chew Valley Lake. Locations are about one hour's drive from Bristol. Some walking… Read more

  • Geology

    We are a group of interested people, who get together to explore this fascinating subject, which is literally at 'the bedrock' of our lives. We meet in December to plan field trips to sites of geological interest in the local area and beyond for the following year and members volunteer to research and lead trips… Read more