SPECIES IN THE BRIERDENE WILDLIFE SITE IS NOW 1017
Annual General Meeting will be
held at 7:30pm on Wednesday 1st May. This year it will be held again
at the Whitley Bay Golf Club, and there
will be a buffet after the meeting. The
main speaker this year will be Colin Bradshaw from St
Other dates for your diary.
The Annual Bio Blitz will be on
Saturday 17th August from 10:00am – 3:00pm, and the Annual Moth
Night is still to be arranged.
Compared to last year the weather has been on our
side this month, and we have been able to complete most of our planned work.
month we have had a team from EE Telecommunications who have helped out on
clearing the edges of the approach road and laying wood chippings on the
natural walkways at the west end of the dene top.
WILD FLOWERS and BULBS
the award from the Postcode Lottery we have planted Bluebells, Snowdrops and Winter
Aconite along the eastern bank and on the southern bank down from the scout
Wild flower seeds will be sown during March.
flowers are well in bloom, and can be seen in most parts of the dene.