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Wednesday 5th February 2020

TITLE OF EVENT . Cargreen and Landulph (near Saltash). Overlooking River Tamar

LOCATION  Tamar estuary and CWT site we will walk or drive to key viewing points.

CAR PARKING 

Cargreen PL12 6PF

In Cargreen turn right onto Penyoke lane, there is a red phone box now used as a library on the corner.. Follow the road down to the playing field and playground. There is a car park for a few cars. Follow the path to the edge of estuary, there are several benches.

Landulph PL12 6NG

Park your car either off road by church or in church carpark. Follow the road towards a cottage, turn left and follow the road until you see the Cornwall Wildlife sign on the right. Follow the path. We could only follow the path for a couple of 100 yds as it as so muddy and we didn’t have our wellies

TIME OF START AND FINISH Meet at Cargreen playground at 10.00a.m

No exact finish time as you can stay as long as you want

MEETING POINT Cargreen playground carpark

MAIN POINTS OF INTEREST  : On a recent visit Alan and Marion saw Avocets, egrets, redshanks, shelducks, gulls and cormorants.

REFRESHMENTS  : None available. Bring your own lunch and drinks etc.

TOILETS : None available

EQUIPMENT(suggested) Binoculars, etc. Waterproof shoes/wellies

NAME OF LEADER(S) Jasmina Goodair.

Please contact Jasmina 0797 4700 883, jas.goodair@talk21.com if you would like to join her on this trip. Also if you need a lift or can offer a lift

DISABLED ACCESS Yes but quite muddy and slippy.

 

8TH JAN TRIP CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER FORECAST FOR CAMELFORD

Wednesday 8th January 2020

TITLE OF EVENT . Murmurations at Roughtor area

LOCATION  Fields near Roughtor, we will walk or drive to key viewing points.

CAR PARKING  Car park at at Roughtor PL32 9QJ

TIME OF START AND FINISH Start time3.45p.m

No exact finish time as you can stay as long as you want

MEETING POINT In car park

MAIN POINTS OF INTEREST  : Murmuration of starlings…..plus the buzzards

REFRESHMENTS  : None available...but it is usually quite windy and cold so suggest you bring warm drink

EQUIPMENT(suggested) Binoculars, monoculars and torch. We have spare binoculars.

NAME OF LEADER(S) Alan and Marion May.

Please contact Marion by Monday 6th, if you would like to join us on this trip. Also if you need a lift or can offer a lift

DISABLED ACCESS Yes, we will be on minor roads or tracks