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Fleet Lane to Lemonroyd


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Register November 17, 2017 10:00 am November 17, 2017 12:00 pm UTC Fleet Lane to Lemonroyd

After optional breakfast at 9am at Rivers Meet Cafe we’ll take a walk along a section of Fleet Lane to look for flocks of visiting thrushes. We’ll also check the surrounding fields and woodland for resident birds before heading back via Lemonroyd Marina and St Aidan’s to take in some water birds. Price: £15 per person including refreshments. Transport available Meet me at 08:00 at the Moor Allerton Centre on the Leeds ring road if you’d like transport to the breakfast venue. What to expect Easy walking on flat ground. There are no hides. Facilities are available at Rivers Meet Cafe. Refreshments are provided at the end of the walk. Note for beginners If you’re struggling to see birds through your binoculars, you’ll learn quickly how to use them with speed and accuracy and discover some useful techniques for watching birds in the field. You’ll also learn how to identify birds by their songs and calls.Please don’t buy binoculars especially for the trip as these can be provided on request. You’ll be able to get advice about binoculars, what to buy and the best places to make a purchase. What to wear Bring plenty of layers and waterproof clothing. You’ll need to wear base layers (thermal vests and leggings), fleeces, hat, scarf and gloves. Please wear walking trousers, no jeans please as they will wick moisture from low growing vegetation. Bring a waterproof coat, over-trousers and sturdy, waterproof boots. Join me on more trips and learn about each bird’s story whether it migrates or stays in the UK the time of year when it can be seen the types of habitats preferred by different species how birds adapt to their environment.

Rivers Meet Cafe, Methley linda@startbirding.co.uk

After optional breakfast at 9am at Rivers Meet Cafe we’ll take a walk along a section of Fleet Lane to look for flocks of visiting thrushes. We’ll also check the surrounding fields and woodland for resident birds before heading back via Lemonroyd Marina and St Aidan’s to take in some water birds.

Price: £15 per person including refreshments.

Transport available

Meet me at 08:00 at the Moor Allerton Centre on the Leeds ring road if you’d like transport to the breakfast venue.

What to expect

Easy walking on flat ground. There are no hides. Facilities are available at Rivers Meet Cafe. Refreshments are provided at the end of the walk.

Note for beginners

If you’re struggling to see birds through your binoculars, you’ll learn quickly how to use them with speed and accuracy and discover some useful techniques for watching birds in the field. You’ll also learn how to identify birds by their songs and calls.Please don’t buy binoculars especially for the trip as these can be provided on request. You’ll be able to get advice about binoculars, what to buy and the best places to make a purchase.

What to wear

Bring plenty of layers and waterproof clothing. You’ll need to wear base layers (thermal vests and leggings), fleeces, hat, scarf and gloves. Please wear walking trousers, no jeans please as they will wick moisture from low growing vegetation. Bring a waterproof coat, over-trousers and sturdy, waterproof boots.

Join me on more trips and learn about each bird’s story
  • whether it migrates or stays in the UK
  • the time of year when it can be seen
  • the types of habitats preferred by different species
  • how birds adapt to their environment.