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East Anglia, Norfolk and Suffolk

Thu 30 Sat 2 July 2022

10.30am

Location:
Beccles Marshes, Wheatfen and North Denes
NR34 9BX, NR14 7AL and NR30 4BF
Event Category:
These meetings may be booked as individual days.

 

Leader: Priscilla Nobbs

This is a three day “Come and Find” meeting. Good idea to bring your binoculars as well as your lens – there should be interesting birds about as well as flowers.

 

Thursday 30th June: Beccles Marshes, Suffolk.  Long morning, lunch.  (Explore Beccles)

Meet 10.30 Beccles Quayside Car Park (£2.80 for 5 hours), Fen Lane, TG 423 912, Toilets

Morning walk beside River Waveney (Angles Way). Lunch. People may like to explore Beccles after lunch.

May be wet – Marsh plants including Water-soldier Stratiotes aloides

 

Friday 1st July: Wheatfen, Surlingham, Norfolk  

Meet at 10:00 at Car Park TG 325 057,  NR14 7AL, Suggest £5 donation per person.  Toilets

10.00 Refreshments, 10.30 Warden (Will Fitch) will give an Illustrated Talk.

May be wet – Marsh plants including Marsh Pea Lathyrus palustris and lots more.

(Please note this meeting starts at 10:00)

 

Saturday 2nd July: North Denes, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk

Meet at 10.30. Park along North Drive. Toilets. Meet on dunes opposite entrance to Haven Seashore Holiday Park at TG 5316 1025. Buses from town centre to north end of North Drive

On the dunes: we will see sand and maritime plants. Grey Hair-grass Corynephorus canescens, Woolly Hawkweed Hieracium lanatum amongst others. The dunes have uneven ground with concealed holes.

To book, contact Janet John wfs.meetings@gmail.com or phone 01753 884490

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