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DIARY

 

We have been keeping a pictorial diary of each site visited since September 2006

Please click on the date you are interested in

Please click on the 'Whats On' page to see where we are going next

 

19 September 2017 Shakemantle Quarry Slow Worm
12 September 2017 Greathough Brook at Piano Corner

11 July 2017 Greathough Brook at Piano Corner

Wildlife Stream Survey and Moths

27 June 2017 Foxes Bridge Colliery Tip and old Trax Site

Wildlife Survey and BBQ

20 June 2017 Mallards Pike/Moseley Green/Brandicks

Wildlife Survey

13 June 2017 Serridge Green/Great God Meadow

Wildlife Survey

6 June 2017 Mallards Pike/Moseley Green/Brandicks

Wildlife Survey

30 May 2017 Gorsty Knoll, Titanic Steel Works and Ellwood

Wildlife Survey

23 May 2017 Linear Park

Wildlife Survey - Marsh Orchid

20 April 2017 Lightmoor Colliery Tip

11 April 2017

Hadnock. near the Biblins Bridge

Bracket Fungus
4 April 2017 Staple Edge
28 March 2017 Ruardean Woodside Fungi site

21 March 2017 Lightmoor Colliery Tip

Whitebeam

14 March 2017 Lightmoor Colliery Tip

Wasp nest

7 March 2017 Staple Edge Rhododendron
2 March 2017 Stenders Quarry GWT Reserve
28 February 2017 Darkhill Ironworks Nature Reserve
21 February 2017 Edgehills Bog GWT Nature Reserve Wire!
16 February 2017

May Hill National Trust Reserve

and Cannop Ponds

14 February 2017 Reddings Enclosure, Highmeadow Woods The Suck Stone
7 February 2017 Edgehills Bog GWT Nature Reserve
31 January 2017 Shakemantle Quarry
26 January 2017 Stenders Quarry GWT Reserve
24 January 2017 Wigpool FC/GWT Reserve Puffball remains
17 January 2017 Foxes Bridge Colliery Tip Red Band Needle Blight
10 January 2017 Tidenham Chase GWT Nature Reserve
3 January 2017 Moseley Green
21 December 2016 Darkhill Ironworks Nature Reserve Moving the Hebridean Sheep!
13 December 2016 Wigpool FC/GWT Reserve Winter Barbecue!
8 December 2016 May Hill National Trust Reserve Belted Galloways
6 December 2016 Moseley Green
2 December 2016 Arboretum Volunteers trip to Westonbirt Arboretum Enchanted Forest!
29 November 2016 Edgehills Bog GWT Nature Reserve Roe Deer Skull
22 November 2016 Linear Park Lizards
17 November 2016 May Hill May Hill Fungal Record
15 November 2016 Tidenham Chase GWT Nature Reserve Highland Cattle
10 November & 27 October 2016 May Hill Woodland Pasture
8 November 2016 Plump Hill Autumn Gentian site and Quarry
1 November 2016 Wigpool FC/GWT Reserve
25 October 2016 Staunton Meend
18 October 2016 Marians Pond Toad Crossing Toad Crossing finally finished!
11 October 2016 Edgehills Bog GWT Nature Reserve
4 October 2016 Marians Pond Toad Crossing Toad Crossing
27 September 2016 Clearwell Meend
20 September 2016 Greathough Brook GPS Survey
13 September 2016 Lancaut GWT Nature Reserve Peregrine carving
6 September 2016 Ridley Bottom GWT Nature Reserve Wildflower hay dragging!
23 August 2016 Edgehills Bog GWT Nature Reserve Larch Disease
12 July 2016 Greathough Brook Wildlife Survey - Moths
28 June 2016 Foxes Bridge Colliery Tip and old Trax Site Wildlife Survey - Dean Green Team Summer Barbeque
21 June 2016 Serridge Green and Great God Meadow Wildlife Survey - Adders Tongue Fern
7 June 2016 Linear Park Wildlife Survey - Butterflies
31 May 2016 Darkhill Ironworks and Ellwood Wildlife Survey - Slow Worms and Lizards
24 May 2016 Mallards Pike and Moseley Green Wildlife Survey - Fallow Deer
17 May 2016 Linear Park Wildlife Survey
10 May 2016 Marians Pond Toad Crossing Final Phase
3 May 2016

Greathough Brook

Wildlife Survey
26 April 2016

Foxes Bridge Colliery Tip

Wildlife Survey
19 April 2016

Greathough Brook

Wildlife Survey
12 April 2016

Hadnock. near the Biblins Bridge

Angle Shades Moth
5 April 2016

Hadnock. near the Biblins Bridge

Wildflowers
29 March 2016

Hadnock. near the Biblins Bridge

Spurge Laurel
22 March 2016 Edgehills Bog GWT Nature Reserve The Exmoors have arrived!
17 March 2016 Stenders Quarry GWT Reserve
15 March 2016 Lords Wood, The Doward
8 March 2016 Edgehills Bog GWT Nature Reserve
1 March 2016 Plump Hill
23 February 2016 Ridley Bottom GWT Reserve Log decay
18 February 2016 Wigpool FC/GWT Reserve
16 February 2016 Staunton Meend and Mallards Pike
9 February 2016 Marians Pond Toad Crossing
9 February 2016 Wigpool FC/GWT Reserve
2 February 2016 May Hill and Plump Hill
26 January 2016 Edgehills Bog GWT Nature Reserve
19 January 2016

Mugglewort Wood,Flaxley Woods

and

Moseley Green

7 and 12 January 2016 Woorgreen Lake GWT Reserve Goosanders and Golden Ringed Dragonfly
5 January 2016 Clearwell Meend
22 December 2015 Lords Wood, The Doward Christmas workday and celebration
17 December 2015 Tidenham Chase GWT Nature Reserve
15 December 2015

May Hill

and

Gorsty Knoll

8 December 2015 Tidenham Chase GWT Nature Reserve
1 December 2015

Hadnock. near the Biblins Bridge

19 and 24 November 2015 Tidenham Chase GWT Nature Reserve
17 November 2015

Foxes Bridge Bog

and

Moseley Green

Rare mosses and lichen
10 November 2015 Tidenham Chase GWT Nature Reserve
3 November 2015

May Hill

and

Darkhill Iron Works Nature Reserve

28 October 2015

Orles Wood, the Bearse

and

Mallards Pike/Moseley Green

Blue Lichen and Ergot
15 and 20 October 2015 Tidenham Chase GWT Nature Reserve
13 October 2015

Marians Pond Toad crossing

and

Mallards Pike/Moseley Green

Common Toad and Orange Peel Fungus
6 October 2015 Greathough Brook, Piano Corner
29 September 2015 Tidenham Chase GWT Nature Reserve Highland Cattle
8 September 2015 May Hill National Trust Reserve
18 August 2015 and 1 September 2015 Ridley Bottom GWT Reserve Hay making
23 June 2015 Summer BBQ - Awres Glow Orchids and butterflies
28 April 2015 and 19 May 2015 Welshbury Woods, Flaxley Welshbury Iron Age Hill Fort
21 April 2015 Speculation/Speech House Lake Massive Wood Ant nest
7 April 2015 Perryhay/Ninewells Strange find!
31 March 2015 Stenders Quarry GWT Reserve Dry stone walling
24 March 2015 Greathough Brook, Piano Corner Coltsfoot
17 March 2015 Stenders Quarry GWT Reserve Hebridean Sheep
10 March 2015 Darkhill Iron Works Nature Reserve Video
3 March 2015 Edgehills Bog GWT Nature Reserve Finch nest?
24 February 2015 Darkhill Iron Works Nature Reserve
17 February 2015 Edgehills Bog GWT Nature Reserve
10 February 2015 Linear Park Butterfly Conservation
3 February 2015 Edgehills Bog GWT Nature Reserve
27 January 2015 Mallards Pike/Moseley Green
20 January 2015 Wigpool FC/GWT Reserve Muntjac deer spotted
13 January 2015 The Bearse
6 January 2015 Edgehills Bog GWT Nature Reserve
16 December 2014 Clearwell Meend Mince pies and soup!
9 December 2014 Tidenham Chase GWT Nature Reserve Fish and Chips!
2 December 2014 Plump Hill
25 November 2014 Tidenham Chase GWT Nature Reserve
18 November 2014 Staunton Meend
11 November 2014 Tidenham Chase GWT Nature Reserve
4 November 2014 Piano Corner
28 October 2014 Clearwell Meend
21 October 2014 Clearwell Meend Mushroom Identification?
14 October 2014 Tidenham Chase GWT Nature Reserve
7 October 2014 Lea Bailey Pond
30 September 2014 Tidenham Chase GWT Nature Reserve
23 September 2014 Kingspool (King's Poole fishpond)
16 September 2014 Tidenham Chase GWT Nature Reserve Fly Agaric
9 September 2014 Tidenham Chase GWT Nature Reserve Fly Agaric
24 June 2014 Awres Glow Summer Barbecue
27 May, 3 June, 10 June, 17 June 2014 Butterfly Surveying Linear Park/Mallards Pike/Serridge/Linear Park
20 May 2014 Marians Inclosure
13 May 2014 Marians Inclosure
6 May 2014 Staunton Meend Buckstone
29 April 2014 Staple Edge Wild Boar and deer seen
22 April 2014 Marians Inclosure
15 April 2014 Staple Edge Wild Boar seen
8 April 2014 Birch Wood Peacock Butterflies
3 April 2014 Westonbirt Arboretum Team Outing
1 April 2014 Edgehills Bog GWT Nature Reserve Crossbills
25 March 2014 Clearwell Meend
18 March 2014 Wigpool FC/GWT Reserve
11 March 2014 Staunton Meend Exmoor Ponies
4 March 2014 Edgehills Bog GWT Nature Reserve
1 March 2014 Lancaut Chapel GWT Reserve
25 February 2014 Clearwell Meend
18 February 2014 Woorgreen Lake GWT Reserve Lichen
11 February 2014 Linear Park
4 February 2014 Wigpool FC/GWT Reserve WW2 American Base
28 January 2014 The Bearse Flooding stream
21 January 2014 Edgehills Bog GWT Nature Reserve
14 January 2014 Brandricks Green cycle trail Frost Flowers
7 January 2014 Highbury Woods National Nature Reserve (SSSI) Peregrine flying
17 December 2013 Darkhill Iron Works
10 December 2013 Woorgreen Lake
3 December 2013 Lord's Wood, The Doward New Caps!
26 November 2013 Edgehills Bog GWT Nature Reserve
19 November 2013 Lord's Wood, The Doward Rare Sorbus
12 November 2013 The Park, Tidenham Chase FC/GWT/RSPB reserve Camping and Caravanning Club
5 November 2013 Woorgreen Baked potatoes!
29 October 2013 Lea Bailey Pond
22 October 2013 Stenders Quarry GWT Reserve
15 October 2013 Darkhill Iron Works
8 October 2013 Wigpool FC/GWT Reserve
1 Oct 2013 Perry Hay Deer fencing
24 Sep 2013 Plump Hill Autumn Gentian and Slow worm
10 and 17 Sep 2013 Lea Bailey Pond
6 Aug 2013 Lancaut Chapel Elecampane flowers
4 & 18 June 2013 Butterfly Surveying Butterfly survey
21 May 2013 Perry Hay Deer fencing
14 May 2013 Staunton Meend Dry Stone Walling and Exmoor ponies
30 April and 7 May 2013 Marians Inclosure Coppicing
16 and 23 April 2013 Brandricks Green
9 April 2013 Marians Inclosure Coppicing
2 April 2013 Abbots Wood
26 March 2013 Perry Hay
19 March 2013 Lord's Wood, The Doward Sorbus
12 March 2013 Edgehills Bog GWT Nature Reserve
8 March 2013 Mallards Pike
5 March 2013 Perry Hay
26 February 2013 Edgehills Bog GWT Nature Reserve Snipe
19 February 2013 Darkhill Iron Works Small Pearl Bordered Fritillary
15 February 2013 Mallards Pike
12 February 2013 Woorgreens Lake GWT Reserve
5 February 2013 Mallards Pike
29 January 2013 Woorgreens Lake GWT Reserve
15 January 2013 Woorgreens Lake GWT Reserve
8 January 2013 Mallards Pike
18 December 2012 Kensley Pond GWT Nature Reserve
11 December 2012 Edgehills Bog GWT Nature Reserve
4 December 2012 Clearwell Meend Old Man's Beard
27 November 2012 Stenders Quarry GWT Reserve Lesser Horseshoe Bat
20 November 2012 Clearwell Meend Autumn Gentian
13 November 2012 Woorgreen
6 Nov 2012 Perry Hay
30 October 2012 Wigpool FC/GWT Reserve Kingfisher
23 October 2012 The Bearse Travertine sands
16 October 2012 Wigpool FC/GWT Reserve
9 Oct 2012 Foxes Bridge Colliery Tip White Barred Clearwing Moth
2 Oct 2012 Edgehills Bog Nature Reserve Chaffinch nest
25 Sep 2012 Perry Hay
18 Sep 2012 Abbots Wood Speckled Wood Butterfly
11 Sep 2012 Sandstone quarries, Old Staple-edge Wood,Geological site
17 July 2012 Lancaut Toad
19 June 2012 Brierley Butterflies Barbecue

24, 17 and 3 April 2012
& 1 May 2012

Wyeside Woods Wicker fencing
10 April 2012 Abbots Wood Long-tailed Tit nest
27 March 2012 Edgehills Heathland/Plump Hill
20 March 2012 Foxes Bridge Colliery Tip Frog
13 March 2012 Clearwell Meend Mallard eggs
6 March 2012 Darkhill Iron Works Yellow Brimstone
28 February 2012 Darkhill Iron Works
21 February 2012 Tidenham FC/GWT/RSPB Reserve Exmoor Ponies
14 February 2012 Moseley Green
7 February 2012 Tidenham FC/GWT/RSPB Reserve Exmoor Ponies
31 January 2012 Woorgreen Million Ponds Project
24 January 2012 Woorgreen
17 January 2012 Darkhill Iron Works
10 January 2012 Woorgreen Squirrel feeding stump
20 December 2011 Ridley Bottom and Tintern Quarry Hedgelaying
13 December 2011 Edgehills Bog Nature Reserve
6 December 2011 Stenders Quarry GWT Reserve
29 November 2011 Clearwell Meend
22 November 2011 Cannop Ponds
15 November 2011 The Bearse Travertine sands
8 November 2011 Wigpool FC/GWT Reserve
1 November 2011 Milkwall Dunnock nest
25 October 2011 Castlemaine Depot Newts
18 October 2011 Woorgreens Lake Nature Reserve
11 October 2011 Shakemantle Quarry
4 October 2011 Staunton Meend Fly Agaric
27 September 2011 Woorgreens Lake Nature Reserve Lake draining
5 September 2011 Lancaut Lancaut Church
2 August 2011 Ridley Bottom GWT Reserve Hay baling
14 June 2011 and 28 June 2011 Milkwall Glow worms
7 June 2011 Ridley Bottom GWT Reserve Wild flower survey
19 April 2011 and 26 April 2011 The Bearse Goshawk nest, Bluebells and Wild Garlic
12 April 2011 Ridley Bottom GWT Reserve Holly Blue butterfly
5 April 2011 Brierley Banks
29 March 2011 Linear Park, Cinderford
22 March 2011 Ridley Bottom GWT Reserve Hedgelaying
15 March 2011 The Bearse
8 March 2011 Crabtree Hill FC/GWT Reserve
1 March 2011 Linear Park, Cinderford
22 February 2011 Stenders Quarry GWT Reserve
15 February 2011 Mallards Pike Lake
8 February 2011 Woorgreen Lake Nature Reserve
1 February 2011 Milkwall
25 January 2011 Stenders Quarry GWT Reserve
18 January 2011 Ridley Bottom GWT Reserve
11 January 2011 The Doward
4 January 2011 Plump Hill Fox Tracks
14 December 2010 Lippets Grove GWT Reserve Dormouse
7 December 2010 The Park, Tidenham FC/GWT/RSPB Reserve Exmoor Ponies
30 November 2010 Woorgreen Lake Nature Reserve Great Crested Newts
23 November 2010 Ridley Bottom Nature Reserve GWT Fungi identification?
16 November 2010 Wigpool FC/GWT Reserve Typha
9 November 2010 Piano Corner
2 November 2010 Milkwall
26 October 2010 Ellwood
19 October 2010 Clearwell Meend
12 October 2010 Piano Corner
5 October 2010 Milkwall Golden Ring Dragonfly

21 September 2010

and 28 September 2010

Stenders Quarry GWT SSSI Reserve Hebridean Sheep
14 September 2010 Oakenhill

31 August 2010

and 7 Sep 2010

Wigpool FC/GWT Reserve Large funghi
20 July 2010 Crabtree Hill FC/GWT Reserve Toads and Ants
18 May 2010 Clanna Toad
13 April 2010 Clanna
12 April 2010 Westonbirt Arboretum Team outing
06 April 2010 Oakenhill Video clip
30 March 2010 Oakenhill Willow Catkins
23 March 2010 Milkwall
16 March 2010 Edgehills Bog Nature Reserve Fallow Deer Antler
09 March 2010 Milkwall Lizards
02 March 2010 Woorgreen Lake Nature Reserve Goosanders
23 February 2010 Shakemantle Quarry
16 February 2010 Plump Hill Dolomite Quarry Nature Reserve Autumn Ladies Tresses
09 February 2010 Milkwall Video clip
02 February 2010 Ridley Bottom Nature Reserve GWT Video clip
26 January 2010 Clanna
19 January 2010 Clearwell Meend
05 January 2010 Milkwall
22 December 2009 Parkend Snow
15 December 2009 Oakenhill
08 December 2009 Clanna Rainbow Trout
01 December 2009 New Fancy View Crossbill
24 November 2009 Wigpool Fly Agaric Fungus
17 November 2009 Milkwall Grass snake
10 November 2009 Woorgreen Lake
03 November 2009 New Fancy View Adders
27 October 2009 Stenders Quarry GWT SSSI Reserve Limestone Quarry
20 October 2009 Ellwood
13 October 2009 Hobbs Quarry - GWT Reserve Lime Kiln
06 October 2009 Piano Corner Fox Moth Caterpillar
29 September 2009 Parkend - River Lyd Leech
22 September 2009 Moseley Green
15 September 2009 Lancaut
11 August 2009 Clanna
14 July 2009 Beechenhurst barbecue and nature trail
07 July 2009 Gorsty Knoll
30 June 2009 Clanna
16 June 2009 Oakhill, Tidenham Chase Bird's nests
07 April 2009 Oakenhill Lizard and butterfly
31 March 2009 Clanna
24 March 2009 New Weir Forge
17 March 2009 Pan Tod, Ruardean Hill Goshawk
10 March 2009 Stenders Quarry GWT SSSI Reserve Limestone Quarry
03 March 2009 Milkwall Titanic Steel Works
24 February 2009 Lippets Grove GWT Reserve Martagon Lily
17 February 2009 The Bearse Travertine Sand
02 February 2009 Woorgreen (diverted to the Arboretum) Frozen Ivy Sap
27 January 2009 Piano Corner, Brierley Scarlet Elf Cap Fungus
20 January 2009 Oakenhill Wild Boar den
13 January 2009 Clanna
06 January 2009 Milkwall
23 December 2008 Bracelands Hedgelaying
16 December 2008 Lancaut Dormouse
09 December 2008 Parkend BBC Radio Gloucester
02 December 2008 Lancaut GWT Reserve River Wye
25 November 2008 The Doward
18 November 2008 Crabtree Hill FC/GWT Reserve
11 November 2008 Oakenhill Nightjar
04 November 2008 Lancaut GWT Reserve Oyster Fungus
28 October 2008 Milkwall Adder
21 October 2008 East Wood Limestone Pavement FC/GWT Reserve King Yew
14 October 2008 Crabtree Hill FC/GWT Reserve Deer
30 September 2008 Oakenhill Slow Worm
23 September 2008 Castlemaine Depot
16 September 2008 The Doward
26 August 2008 Eastnor Castle Giant Sequoia
12 August 2008 Clanna
29 July 2008 Oakhill Hemp Agrimony
15 July 2008 Clanna Common Toad
02 April 2008 Clearwell Meend Mallard Duck Nest
25 March 2008 The Park, Tidenham FC/GWT/RSPB Reserve Exmoor Ponies
18 March 2008 Milkwall Wild Honeysuckle
11 March 2008 Wigpool FC/GWT Reserve Bog Asphodel
04 March 2008 Clearwell Meend
26 February 2008 Bracelands, Christchurch - Hedgelaying Course Hedgelaying
19 February 2008 Clanna
12 February 2008 Crabtree Hill FC/GWT Reserve Common Lizard
05 February 2008 Milkwall - Darkhills Ironworks Small Pearl Bordered Fratillary
29 January 2008 Oakenhill
22 January 2008 Edgehills Heath/Plump Hill Felwort
08 January 2008 Clanna
18 December 2007 Bunjups Wood
11 December 2007 The Doward, King Arthur's Cave King Arthur's Cave
04 December 2007 The Park, Tidenham Chase FC/GWT/RSPB reserve Exmoor Ponies
27 November 2007 Crabtree Hill FC/GWT Reserve
20 November 2007 Woorgreen FC/GWT Reserve
13 November 2007 Long Pond, Plump Hill FC/GWT Reserve Autumn Watch
06 November 2007 Flour Mill Colliery Marsh Marigold
30 October 2007 Clanna
23 October 2007 High Meadow Woods/Symonds Yat Symonds Yat Rock
16 October 2007 Clanna Common Laurel
09 October 2007 Castlemaine Depot
02 October 2007 Dymock Woods/Shaw Common Wood Ant Nest
25 September 2007 Crabtree Hill FC/GWT Reserve
18 September 2007 Cannop Ponds Marsh FC/GWT Reserve
11 September 2007 Plump Hill Bog Bean
17 July 2007 Clanna
10 July 2007 St Fagans National Museum of Wales
03 July 2007 Clanna
26 June 2007 Castlemaine Depot
04 April 2007 Wigpool FC/GWT Reserve
27 March 2007 Milkwall
20 March 2007 Highmeadow Woods
13 March 2007 Edgehills Heath
06 March 2007 Cannop Cottages
27 February 2007 Milkwall
20 February 2007 Crabtree Hill FC/GWT Reserve Fungus
13 February 2007 Castlemaine Depot
06 February 2007 Greathough Brook, Piano Corner
30 January 2007 Cyril Hart Arboretum - Speech House Gale Stone
23 January 2007 Staunton Meend - Dry Stone Walling Dry Stone Walling
16 January 2007 Greathough Brook, Piano Corner
09 January 2007 Bunjups Wood Fungus
02 January 2007 The Park, Tidenham Chase FC/GWT/RSPB reserve
19 December 2006 Lightmoor
12 December 2006 Woorgreen FC/GWT Reserve Hedge Laying
05 December 2006 Crabtree Hill FC/GWT Reserve/Foxes Bridge Colliery
28 November 2006 Crabtree Hill FC/GWT Reserve
21 November 2006 Orles Wood nr The Bearse
14 November 2006 The Park, Tidenham Chase FC/GWT/RSPB reserve
07 November 2006 Woorgreen
31 October 2006 Bunjups Wood Woodwhite Butterfly
24 October 2006 Brierley Banks
17 October 2006 Darkhill Ironworks Pond Frog
10 October 2006 Foxes Bridge Otter Holt Construction
03 October 2006 Woorgreen
26 September 2006 Staunton Meend
19 September 2006 Edge End, Kingspool
12 September 2006 Cannop Ponds
05 September 2006 Wigpool