Events Diary

Guided walk at Cockaynes Wood (fully booked)

Thursday 27th May 10am – 12 noon Cockaynes Wood EWT
(£8 per person). Access is off Alresford Road, between Wivenhoe and Alresford – park and meet in the lane just north of the railway leading east. CO7 9JX. TM052216. (Alternative parking round the corner just south of the railway at the turning to Brett Aggregates.) This reserve is jointly managed by Essex Wildlife Trust and Cockaynes Wood Trust and has a mix of habitats – heath, grassland, woodland and ponds.
Species we’ll be hoping to see include: linnet, yellowhammer, blackcap, reed warbler, common buzzard, nightingale; also butterflies, dragonflies (eg 4 spotted chaser, scarce chaser) and mining bees.
Booking in advance is essential please.