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Introduction to Tree Identification (Part 1: Buds and Bark)

March 1st @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Suitable for attendees wishing to expand their knowledge of buds and bark, or simply learn a new field skill.

The day will include a power point presentation introducing attendees to the basic forms of buds and bark. The presentation will be supported with handouts (to take away).

The day will then continue with a table top ID quiz handling real twigs and bark.

After lunch a site-wide walk around the site identifying trees in the field using key guides and handouts.

Attendees must wear appropriate clothing and sturdy footwear for the site-wide walk.

Bring a packed lunch.  Tea/coffee and biscuits will be provided for the workshop and presentation sessions.

For more information please contact Phil Bolton, Wildthing Wildlife Consultants Ltd, on 07917 147400 or awildthing@btconnect.com

Fee: CMA Members £10 (to cover expenses and handouts), Non CMA Members £50

Closing date for bookings 26th February 2019.  Booking via Eventbrite.

Venue

Westley Heights
Main Car Park, off High Road
Basildon, Essex SS16 6HU United Kingdom
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