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Nightlife – real life

What an astonishing night at Railway Fields last Saturday! Bat expert Huma and her two volunteers set up a bat trap and the public saw bats close up, in real life, held in the hand, before ringing and release. No … Continue reading

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Small worlds in focus

It was great to welcome so many people to Railway Fields for our summer event, Nature Discovery Day, on Saturday 29 July – especially given the less-than-ideal weather! Here’s a look at some of the stunning images we captured during … Continue reading

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Getting up close to nature

A huge thank you to everyone who came along to our summer event on 30 July – hope you enjoyed it as much as we did! There were a range of activities designed to help you ‘get up close to … Continue reading

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Six months of Railway Fields happiness

A few memories of Railway Fields from my 2015 diary. Last Saturday in January– I helped Friends dig out cherry suckers near the stag beetle loggery. Clif (our great TCV site manager) said a sparrowhawk had been round during the … Continue reading

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25 Years of Fungi Fun in Harringay

Last month it was the 25th Annual Harringay Fungi Foray. This long running event was set up by local naturalist David Bevan and continued by Ted Tuddenham. This year the foray was lead by Al Skipp, Mark Spencer and Keir … Continue reading

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Marvelous Moths

On 21sth August, the Friends of Railway Fields set the moth trap to find out about the number and variety of moths that live at Railway Fields. The trap is a wooden box, with clear Perspex panels at the top … Continue reading

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Enjoying nature… whatever the weather

OK, so our summer event last Sunday wasn’t exactly summery. But we had a great afternoon despite the drizzle and gloomy skies. Our visitors made clay mini-beasts, discovered pond-dwellers, learned about trees, got some tips to improve their nature photography … Continue reading

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