Digging Dune Slacks

Dune Slack Digging for World Wildlife Day

Location: Lytham St Anne's Local Nature Reserve (LNR), Lytham St Anne's Local Nature Reserve
Clifton Drive North,
St Anne's,
FY8 2RN
Sunday 3rd March is "World Wildlife Day" so what better way to celebrate than to help us create wetland habitats on Fylde Sand Dunes to encourage a greater diversity of wildlife! We'll be on Lytham St Anne's Local Nature Reserve, using spades and other hand tools to clear away the top layer of vegetation and dig down to the water table to create hollow wetlands known as dune slacks. Providing essential habitats for frogs, toads and newts in the area.

Event details

Meeting point

North Beach Car Park, Clifton Drive North, St Anne's, FY8 2TR

Date

Time
1pm - 3pm
A static map of Dune Slack Digging for World Wildlife Day

About the event

Sunday 3rd March is "World Wildlife Day" so what better way to celebrate than to help us create wetland habitats on Fylde Sand Dunes to encourage a greater diversity of wildlife! We'll be on Lytham St Anne's Local Nature Reserve, using spades and other hand tools to clear away the top layer of vegetation and dig down to the water table to create hollow wetlands known as dune slacks. Providing essential habitats for frogs, toads and newts in the area.

Booking

Price

FREE

Additional booking information

No need to book, please just turn up on the day

Know before you go

Dogs

Under effective control

Mobility

Not suitable for those with reduced mobility

Wheelchair access

None

What to bring

Warm and waterproof clothing, suitable footwear, drink and snacks,

Parking information

Pay and display car park at North Beach Car Park, Clifton Drive North, St Anne's, FY8 2TR

Contact us

Amy Pennington
Contact number: 07860954290