RNHS Meeting Reports

Please find below reports about previous RNHS meetings.

RNHS Meeting Report Archive

Outdoor Meeting: Fungi Walk

Outdoor Meeting: Fungi Walk

Join Tim Sexton, Species and Recording Officer at Rutland Water Nature Reserve for a Fungi Walk around Barnsdale Woods. Almost 300 species of fungi have been recorded in the wood including Magpie Inkcap, spotted as recently as this year for the first time in Rutland.

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Indoor Meeting: The Biking Birder

Indoor Meeting: The Biking Birder

The Biking Birder -  Adventures of a Green Birder is a talk by Gary Prescott a retired schoolteacher with a passion for nature. Over the last 11 years he has been on 5 biking birder adventures whilst raising money for charity.

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Outdoor Meeting: Ketton Quarry Family Day

Outdoor Meeting: Ketton Quarry Family Day

Please note there will be two sessions to this event one starting at 10.30 am and one at 2.00 pm. This will be a day of discovery and learning for the whole family at this fantastic site for wildlife. Bugs, butterflies and flowers. Bring the children and...

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Outdoor Meeting: Stonesby Quarry

Outdoor Meeting: Stonesby Quarry

Stonesby Quarry hosts the biggest colony of Pyramidal Orchids in Leicestershire and Rutland. The reserve is part of a worked-out quarry on soft Jurassic Lower Lincolnshire Limestone. The reserve entrance is situated to the east of Waltham-on-the-Wolds. Approach the...

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Outdoor Meeting: Collyweston Quarries Nature Reserve

Outdoor Meeting: Collyweston Quarries Nature Reserve

Visit to Collyweston Deeps Thurssday 8th June 2023 It was a bright but breezy and cool afternoon when 17 people met in the layby on the A43 ready to visit the Beds Cambs and N’hamptonshire Wildlife Trust’s nature reserve at the old Collyweston deeps quarry....

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Outdoor Meeting: Hebes Wood Braunston

Outdoor Meeting: Hebes Wood Braunston

Species list recorded at Hebe’s Wood 14th May 2023   Robin                                       Erithacus rubecula Blackcap                                  Sylvia atricapilla Chff chaff                                 Phylloscopus collybita Garden...

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Outdoor Meeting: Launde Big Wood

Outdoor Meeting: Launde Big Wood

A walk at Launde Big Wood with Andy Neilson, LRWT Conservation Officer responsible for this wood. It was on an overcast St Georges day that 9 members met Andy Neilson of the Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust at the start of a walk around Launde Big Wood. The...

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Outdoor Meeting : Frampton Marsh

Outdoor Meeting : Frampton Marsh

On a very mild morning with temperatures around 10 centigrade 17 members of the society gathered in the car park of the RSPB reserve at Frampton Marsh. We were all pleased to find that the new visitors centre was open and that the much-improved catering facilities...

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