Thanks to Duncan Irving for forwarding this updated information about the wonderful WWT Wader Weekend!
Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd February 2019 Special wader-focussed walks, talks, trails, workshops and interactive family activities. See waders close up form a hide in their thousands, wheeling on the high tide. Find out more: wwt.org.uk/caerlaverock
We were really disappointed that we couldn't make it to the Evening Exploration event on Saturday - a collaboration between three local organisations Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH), Historic Environment Scotland (HES) and Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust (WWT). However, Alison Robertson was there, and has sent us this wonderful account of the experience - a magical [...]
Evening exploration - Sat 20th Oct, 5.30 til 9pm Join staff from Historic Environment Scotland, SNH and WWT on a special evening guided walk around the grounds of Caerlaverock Castle and the NNR. We will look out for all sorts of nocturnal wildlife! Suitable for all ages - free event. To BOOK A PLACE ring [...]
Wild Goose Weekend at WWT Caerlaverock! Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th October. Thank you to Duncan Irving for passing on this information. If you have an event that you'd like publicised, please do send it to us at email@example.com or through our Facebook Page.
A beautiful exhibition of acrylic paintings on canvas by Mary Carberry at WWT Caerlaverock 29th July to 15th September 2018 The work references natural forms and explores the artist’s belief that each element of the environment has bearing and influence on each other. Mary demonstrates this through the use of shape, layering and harmonious [...]
ITV report on Chris Packham's visit to WWT Caerlaverock on his UK wide BioBlitz: and a Positive News story about farmers planting wildflowers for bees (down south): Love seeing some of the wildflowers in the fields around Glencaple in spring/ summer! You can also read about the bee-friendly farmers by clicking on this link: [...]
Did you see the Caerlaverock Special on ITV Border Life recently? Grab a cup of tea, and sit down for 20 minutes to watch Sandy McCracken present this beautiful feature all about our cracking little corner of the world... You will see fantastic footage of Caerlaverock Castle, hear a bit of its history from [...]
WWT Caerlaverock posted this information on Facebook today: "We are excited that Chris Packham's UK Bioblitz is coming to WWT Caerlaverock tomorrow, Tuesday 17th July. This is what will be happening during the day: 10am-5pm Moth trapping 10-10.30am Small Mammal Trapping 10.30-10.45am Badger talk and stealthcam footage 11am - 12 Bird Ringing Demonstration 11am-12 [...]