An evening course delivered by Principal Ecologist and bat expert Robert Bell on how to identify, record and survey the bat species found around the rivers in Chesterfield. The evening will finish with a dusk bat walk around the river Rother and the Avenue Washlands, where we will practise using bat detectors to identify different species by their characteristic sounds.
To sign up please download a volunteer training booking form here – https://dcrt.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Volunteer-training-booking-form.docx
DCRT volunteers have priority for this free training course.
Join Don Catchment Rivers Trust for a volunteer day cleaning-up the river. All abilities welcome!
Location: Holme Brook, behind Ravenside Retail Park, Markham Rd, Chesterfield S40 1TA. Volunteers are welcome to park in the service yard around the back of the retail park.
What to bring: We will provide all necessary equipment and refreshments. All you need to wear is appropriate outdoor clothing and sturdy shoes.
Tasks include: Litter picking, debris removal, vegetation maintenance, invasive species management and access improvements.
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