Come along and get involved in our free Revealing Reptiles Survey Training. Please contact Revealing Reptiles Project officer, John Grundy, to register your interested. Times and locations will be confirmed on booking. email: firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 0191 584 3112
Thursday 18th May @ Balderhead Reservoir Baldersdale.
Parking at NY928187 on the edge of the reservoir. Follow Fell Lane off the B6277 from Romaldkirk onto Botany Road over crossroads. At T junction turn left down to West Hury Farm then right to Hannah’s Meadow. Pass the meadow and farm on to reservoir.
Friday 19th May @ Hetton Downs
NZ360478 DH5 9AR. Plenty of parking. Country park surrounded by rough farm pasture and remnant heath.
Saturday 20th May @ Back of Nissan A1290.
NE37 3HY Grid ref NZ323578. Parking is limited on track end. An open site with wetlands. Lizard sightings in recent past.
Thursday 25th May @ Bowes Valley Nature Reserve off Greenford Lane.
Parking at NZ256561. DH2 1BE Reclaimed land with good links to surrounding water authority land and Lamesley wetlands.
Friday 26th May @ Urpeth Burn River Team.
Parking at NZ234542 on Birkland Lane DH9 0SB. Exploring river valleys.
Saturday 27th May @ Baybridge Beldon Burn.
A return to this hot spot. Long walk involved but spectacular site. NY957499 Park in nature reserve car park. Long walk up to Beldon Burn mining works ruins. B6278, Consett DH8 9NF