Bug hunting in Blackwater with Fox Club

PUBLISHED: 11:30 03 May 2016 | UPDATED: 12:39 30 August 2017

Seeking out minibeasts  Photo Kirstie Francis

Seeking out minibeasts Photo Kirstie Francis

How many different bugs can you find? That’s what Cornwall Wildlife Trust leaders Nick and Cheryl Marriott will be asking young members of Fox Club on Saturday May 14 at a bug hunting event at Blackwater.

Budding wildlife enthusiasts will be hunting through soil, leaves, in the hedges, even trees, to discover the bugs that live there, as well as looking at different ways to find them.

Booking is essential, please phone Fox Club on 01872 273939 when full details of where to meet will be given. Families are welcome to attend as well as Cornwall Wildlife Trust members. All children must be accompanied by a responsible adult, aged 18+. For more details, and other forthcoming events please go to foxclub@cornwallwildlifetrust.org.uk. This event is free but donations to Fox Club are welcomed.

Event details:

  • Event: Bug hunting in Blackwater
  • Date and time of event: Saturday May 14th. 10am to 12noon
  • Where to meet: Blackwater
  • Booking essential. For directions and further information contact Fox Club 01872 273939 foxclub@cornwallwildlifetrust.org.uk
  • Cost of event: free, but donations to Fox Club welcomed.

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