ONLINE COURSE - How to create “mini meadows” in your own garden, however small!
Why do birds sing? A fascinating insight into the world of bird sounds at Bossenden Woods and then Oare Marshes. Discover how to identify birds by their songs and calls.
Learn more about the complex lives and identification of mosses
What do you know about wild orchids: their life cycles, how they are pollinated, relationships with fungi, where to find them, and how to identify them? Discover all this and more.
Discover how to recognise our native ferns using leaf shapes and other distinctive features.
Take an assessment of your botanical survey skills and receive a certificate from the Botanical Society of Britain and Ireland
Learn how to identify and classify flowers, and how to use an identification book. Practice your new skills by using keys to identify flowers collected from the habitats in the reserve.
An introduction to the ecology and identification of solitary bees, with a mixture of classroom and field sessions.
An introductory two-day course for anyone interested in learning more about bees and the craft of beekeeping
An introduction to Phase 1 Habitat Survey methodology as used by professional ecologists to map and record sites.