Land of Oak & Iron has a rich and diverse natural heritage which we would like to record, interpret and celebrate.
We will record wildlife sightings throughout the area, with a view to designate sites which are of local, regional or national significance. Recording wildlife sightings is of huge importance and helps inform future conservation efforts in the area.
Please support us by recording your wildlife sightings in the Land of Oak & Iron.
Land of Oak & Iron Wildlife Group
With such a wealth of wildlife to discover and enjoy, Durham Wildlife Trust have set up a Land of Oak & Iron Wildlife Group. This group have monthly meet ups for training events, surveys and conservation activities.
If you are interested in joining please email Kirsty at Durham Wildlife Trust.
March – Family otter walk
April – Searching for slow worms
May – Wild flower identification
June – Bumblebee identification
August – Dragonfly identification
September – Mammal detectives
October – Fungal foray
There will be a programme of indoor talks over the winter.
Help us by recording wildlife
Please record any wildlife sightings from Land of Oak & Iron using the form below.