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Durham Wildlife Trust hosts a wide range of events each month catering for all ages, abilities and wildlife interests. Browse our selection of upcoming events below and get involved.

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Mar 31 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
10:00 am
  Volunteers will be greeted on arrival and given a brief chat about the habitat and what reptiles they may encounter on the day. As the day progresses, volunteers will ...
Various Locations throughout vice-county Durham
Apr 8 @ 11:00 am – Apr 9 @ 3:00 pm
11:00 am
Durham Wildlife Trust is running our first ever residential weekend providing a fantastic opportunity to get to grips with how to identify bird song. Throughout the weekend our local expert ...
Kite Rise, Highfield, Rowlands Gill
Apr 9 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Meet like-minded folk and develop your knowledge of plants in a fun and friendly environment with DWT Botany Group New members are welcome. For more information or to join in ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
Apr 11 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Meet like-minded folk and develop your knowledge of plants in a fun and friendly environment with DWT Botany Group New members are welcome. For more information or to join in ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
May 3 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
11:00 am
A survey with a twist; Pheromone lures will be used in this original survey of one of Britain’s most striking day flying moth species. Emperor moths are common throughout Britain, ...
Low Barns Nature Reserve
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Meet like-minded folk and develop your knowledge of plants in a fun and friendly environment with DWT Botany Group New members are welcome. For more information or to join in ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Meet like-minded folk and develop your knowledge of plants in a fun and friendly environment with DWT Botany Group New members are welcome. For more information or to join in ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
May 6 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
11:00 am
A survey with a twist; Pheromone lures will be used in this original survey of one of Britain’s most striking day flying moth species. Emperor moths are common throughout Britain, ...
Low Barns Nature Reserve
May 8 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Meet like-minded folk and develop your knowledge of plants in a fun and friendly environment with DWT Botany Group New members are welcome. For more information or to join in ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
May 9 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Meet like-minded folk and develop your knowledge of plants in a fun and friendly environment with DWT Botany Group New members are welcome. For more information or to join in ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
May 18 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Meet like-minded folk and develop your knowledge of plants in a fun and friendly environment with DWT Botany Group New members are welcome. For more information or to join in ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Meet like-minded folk and develop your knowledge of plants in a fun and friendly environment with DWT Botany Group New members are welcome. For more information or to join in ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
May 28 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Meet like-minded folk and develop your knowledge of plants in a fun and friendly environment with DWT Botany Group New members are welcome. For more information or to join in ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
May 30 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Meet like-minded folk and develop your knowledge of plants in a fun and friendly environment with DWT Botany Group New members are welcome. For more information or to join in ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
The life cycle of a butterfly is fascinating! This survey project will give you the opportunity to follow the life of the White-letter Hairstreak butterfly through the spring and summer. ...
Swalwell Visitor Centre
Jun 6 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Meet like-minded folk and develop your knowledge of plants in a fun and friendly environment with DWT Botany Group New members are welcome. For more information or to join in ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Meet like-minded folk and develop your knowledge of plants in a fun and friendly environment with DWT Botany Group New members are welcome. For more information or to join in ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
Jun 15 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Meet like-minded folk and develop your knowledge of plants in a fun and friendly environment with DWT Botany Group New members are welcome. For more information or to join in ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
Jul 19 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
11:00 am
The chalk carpet moth inhabits calcareous grassland (overlying chalk and limestone), particularly that which has formed in old limestone quarries; of which Durham has many. This night flying moth is ...
Wingate Quarry Nature Reserve