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Beginners to a particular field of study are very welcome at all meetings. Also anyone thinking of joining the Club is welcome to attend a field meeting, no prior notice is necessary.

All field meetings start at 10.30am unless otherwise indicated.
Date Title Venue

December 2012

Sunday 9th
02:00 pm
Recorder's Meeting at Tyland Barn Tyland Barn

March 2013

Sunday 10th
02:00 pm
Annual General Meeting Tyland Barn
Saturday 16th
10:30 am
General recording on the North Downs at Stowting High Field Farm, Stowting
Saturday 23rd
10:30 am
Churchyard Lichens at Chiddingstone Chiddingstone Churchyard
Saturday 23rd
02:00 pm
Churchyard Lichens at Hever Hever Churchyard

April 2013

Saturday 6th
10:30 am
Cinderhill and Brenchley woods for bryophytes Cinderhill and Brenchley Woods
Saturday 13th
10:30 am
Wey Street Farm on the Romney Marsh for general recording Wey Street Farm
Saturday 20th
10:30 am
Hunstead Wood for spring flora Hunstead Woods KWT Reserve
Saturday 27th
10:30 am
Ryarsh wood, Birling, for spring flora and general recording Ryarsh Wood, Birling
Sunday 28th
10:30 am
Oare Marshes for spring ephemeral plants and general recording Oare Marshes

May 2013

Saturday 4th
10:30 am
Beechborough Park, Summerhouse and Tolsford Hills for botany and general interest of chalk grassland Beechborough Park, Summerhouse and Tolsford Hills
Saturday 11th
10:30 am
Horish Wood, Detling, for spring flora and general recording Horish Wood, Detling
Saturday 18th
09:00 am
Upper River Medway for birds and general recording River Medway from Hartlake Bridge nr Tonbridge
Saturday 25th
05:30 pm
An evening shore walk around Neptune's Arm Neptune's Arm, Herne Bay

June 2013

Saturday 1st
10:30 am
Chiddingstone Brickworks for invertebrates and general interest Chiddingstone Brickworks
Sunday 2nd
10:00 am - 04:00 pm
The Blean Festival 2013: Free conference The Canterbury Academy
Saturday 8th
10:30 am
Sherwood Lake & Woods for invertebrate and general recording Sherwood Lake & woods, Tunbridge Wells
Saturday 15th
10:30 am
Vinters Valley nature reserve for general recording Vinters Valley nature reserve, Maidstone
Sunday 16th
10:30 am
Church Wood, Blean, for Diptera and general recording Church Wood, Blean
Saturday 22nd
10:30 am
Dungeness, for general recording in the Kerton Triangle Dungeness
Saturday 29th
10:30 am
Ladd's Farm for chalk flora and general recording Ladd's Farm, Snodland

July 2013

Sunday 7th
10:30 am
Combwell & Shearnfold Woods for general recording Combwell & Shearnfold Woods, Kilndown
Saturday 13th
10:30 am
Ham Fen SSSI for wetland plants and invertebrates Ham Fen SSSI KWT Reserve
Saturday 20th
10:30 am
Seasalter Levels RSPB reserve for botany and general interest Seasalter Levels RSPB reserve
Sunday 21st
10:30 am
Nashenden Down KWT reserve for botany and general interest Nashenden Down KWT Reserve
Saturday 27th
10:30 am
Magpie Bottom SSSI, for general interest Magpie Bottom SSSI

August 2013

Saturday 3rd
10:30 am
Long Rock, Swalecliffe and Tankerton Slopes for general interest Long Rock, Swalecliffe, and Tankerton Slopes
Sunday 11th
10:30 am
Faversham Creek and Ham Marshes for invertebrates and general interest Faversham Creek and Ham Marshes
Saturday 17th
10:30 am
Chiddingstone Brickworks for invertebrates and general interest Chiddingstone Brickworks
Sunday 25th
10:30 am
Moorden Farm and River Eden for general interest Chiddingstone Causeway
Saturday 31st
01:00 pm
Swanscombe and Broadness saltmarshes for general interest. Swanscombe and Broadness

September 2013

Saturday 7th
10:30 am
Park Wood for fungi and general interest Park Wood, Chilham
Saturday 14th
10:30 am
Church Marshes Country Park for invertebrates and general interest Church Marshes Country Park, Sittingbourne
Saturday 21st
10:30 am
Queensdown Warren KWT reserve for fungi. Queendown Warren KWT Reserve
Saturday 28th
10:30 am
Churchyard lichens at Cranbrook Cranbrook Church
Saturday 28th
02:00 pm
Churchyard lichens at Biddenden church Biddenden Church

October 2013

Saturday 5th
10:30 am
Birchden Wood, Groombridge for fungi Birchden Wood, Groombridge
Sunday 6th
10:30 am
Ryarsh Wood, Birling for fungi. Ryarsh Wood, Birling
Sunday 13th
10:30 am
Hosey Common for fungi Hosey Common, Westerham
Saturday 19th
10:00 am - 04:00 pm
Kent Wildlife Conference University of Kent
Sunday 20th
10:30 am
Capstone Farm Country Park for fungi Capstone Farm Country Park, Gillingham
Sunday 27th
10:30 am
Perry Wood for fungi Perry Wood, Selling

November 2013

Saturday 2nd
09:30 am - 04:30 pm
Kent Heritage Tree Project Photography courses Bedgebury Forest
Sunday 3rd
10:30 am
Asholt Wood, Newington for fungi. Asholt Wood, Newington
Saturday 9th
10:30 am
Hemsted Forest for fungi. Hemsted Forest, Benenden
Sunday 17th
10:30 am
Beacon Wood Country Park for fungi. Beacon Wood Country Park, Bean
Saturday 30th
10:30 am
Lullingstone Park for fungi Lullingstone Park, Shoreham

December 2013

Saturday 7th
02:30 pm - 05:00 pm
The Essex Field Club Annual Exhibition and Social Green Centre, Wat Tyler Country Park

March 2014

Sunday 9th
10:30 am
Loose Quarry for bryophytes Loose Quarry
Sunday 16th
02:00 pm
Kent Field Club Annual General Meeting Tyland Barn

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Members are reminded that all who attend meetings of the Club do so at their own risk.

Please bring a packed lunch to all full day meetings. All field meetings start at 10.30am unless otherwise indicated.

Stay safe on field meetings:

  • Dress appropriately for the weather. Stay warm and dry in Winter, cool in Summer.
  • Wear strong, waterproof boots with good ankle support and well-treaded soles.
  • Carry, and use, a high SPF sun cream in bright weather.
  • Ensure your tetanus inoculations are up-to-date.
  • In Summer, carry plentiful supplies of water and drink frequently.

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