Pond Dip and Insect Bioblitz - The Paddock

Sat Apr 27 2024 at 12:00 pm to 01:30 pm

The Paddock Community Nature Park | London

The Conservation Volunteers
Publisher/HostThe Conservation Volunteers
Pond Dip and Insect Bioblitz - The Paddock
Join us to find out what lives in our pond and which insects you can find on our site! Family Friendly.
About this Event

We invite you to join us at the Paddock for our monthly weekend event. We will be doing a pond dip to see what creatures live in there! You will also have the chance to spot butterflies and learn how to identify them.

What to expect:

- A guided pond dip

- A guided insect bioblitz

- Help with identifying species

-The data collected will help us develop the Paddock into a Local Nature Reserve.

- By booking onto multiple sessions you’ll gain a deeper understanding of seasonal cycles, and improve your I.D. skills.

Pre-booking is essential, book now to confirm a place.

Please be aware Eventbrite booking closes one day before the event at 5pm.

If you have to cancel your place for any reason, please get in touch via [email protected] or by the contact numbers below to let us know.

What to bring:

W e have ID guides and equipment for pond dipping.

P lease bring along any guides you would like

Please be sure to check the weather/temperature and dress accordingly.

COVID-Safe Measures:

Whilst social distancing and COVID-safe measures are no longer legally required, you are welcome to wear a mask if you would like to. Please consider others' wishes who may still want to social distance, and always wash hands before eating/drinking on TCV projects.

Under 18s:

All ages can join in the activity, the route is a little muddy but buggies are welcome!

If you want to volunteer and are 16-17 years old please ensure you get in touch with us at [email protected], as you will need a completed parent/ guardian consent form to join in. For everyone aged 15 and under they will also need a parent/guardian with them to attend.

Meeting point:

We will meet at the Paddock main entrance next to the 2x green office buildings on Ferry Lane, N17 9NG.

Contact Info:

The session will be run by Anna and Izzy.

Telephone: Anna (07483 045 734) Izzy (07870678571).

Email: [email protected]

About TCV:

The Conservation Volunteers (TCV) are a national charity. Our vision is to create healthier, happier places for everyone. Our mission is to connect people and green spaces to deliver lasting outcomes for both.




Event Venue & Nearby Stays

The Paddock Community Nature Park, The Paddock Community Nature Park, London, United Kingdom


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