Field Trip: Lower Moor Farm & Clattinger (near Cricklade)

Field Trip: Lower Moor Farm & Clattinger (near Cricklade)

13-05-2018

10:00

Meet in the WWT car park of Lower Moor Farm at SU008937

Sunday 13th May, 10:00 am: Lower Moor Farm & Clattinger (near Cricklade)
This area in the north of Wiltshire is a good location for spring butterflies, and a good opportunity to learn how to tell the whites (Large, Small, Green-veined, Brimstone and Orange Tip) apart.
The walk is scheduled to finish at 12:30, but there is an afternoon walk for dragonfly familiarisation which you are welcome to join at a cost of £3. Pre-booking, through Robin, for the dragonfly walk is essential as there are limited places.
Target Species: Spring butterflies and dragonflies identification familiarisation
Location: Meet in the WWT car park of Lower Moor Farm at SU 008 937 (Map 173). Turn left off the yellow road just before a 90 degree turning to your right, on the Cotswold water park to Oaksey about 1 mile west of the Neigh Bridge Country Park and Minety turnings. The ground may still be wet and muddy from the winter rains, so please wear suitable footwear.
Leader: Robin Griffiths (07761 290 725  01793 751 081) BWW No. 12