Monthly Archives for May 2012

Bat Survey May 2012

There are 17 bat species in the UK, 11 in Derbyshsire and 9 of these in Findern. The Marina’s body of water with its insect life is an excellent habitat for bat foraging. Steve Roe, a member of the Derbyshire Bat Conservation … Continue reading

29. May 2012 by Jo
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Bird Ringing

Michael Williams is a Class A Ringer and, where appropriate, will be ringing the nestlings in the Marina nest boxes. Seven great tits were ringed on the 25th of March with Rose Williams assisting. The parent Great Tit was not … Continue reading

24. May 2012 by Jo
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LENS Visit

Members of Long Eaton Natural History Society visited the Marina on 21st May. It was a perfect evening and they found plenty to enjoy and examine as they walked the site with David Boddy. They knew a huge amount about many different types of wildlife – the trees … Continue reading

21. May 2012 by Jo
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Breeding Birds Survey 2012

This year is the start of regular surveys at the marina. And these can be of different types. This is for Breeding Birds and was on the 15th of May, led by Michael and Rose Williams and accompanied by Steve … Continue reading

18. May 2012 by Jo
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