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Jesmond Dene Bioblitz

Outdoor Event, 10am until dark

Based at Ouseburn Park Visitor Centre in Jesmond Dene, NE7 7BQ.

Come and help us to identify as many species of birds, mammals, insects, plants and invertebrates as possible in 24 hours. You can come along any time during the day to take part but there are also scheduled activities:
10.30am-11.30am Walk looking for bird species
11am-11.30am Pond dipping
11.30am-12am Mini-beast hunting
12am-12.30am Nature Walk
12.30am-1.15pm Walk to search for tree and plant species
2pm-2.30pm Pond dipping
2.30pm-3pm Mini-beast hunting
3pm-3.30pm Nature Walk
3.30pm-4.30pm Walk looking for bird species
7.30-9pm Walk looking for bat species
9pm-10pm Moth trapping

This event is part of Newcastle Science Festival and we hope it will help improve our knowledge of life in the wildlife corridor that links the River Tyne to Gosforth Nature Reserve. We are running this event in partnership with ERIC, Newcastle University and Jesmond Dene Rangers.