Month: August 2017

Newsletter – 18th August 2017

You can view our August 2017 newsletter here, with information about the Uban Buzz Leicester and practical events at the Wash Brook reserve and Wash Brook allotments. Please note the change of date for the Plant Galls Talk in November (from 15th to 8th) since the Newsletter was sent out.

The Secrets of Plant Galls – 8th November 2017

8th November 2017 at 7.30 pm in the Lounge at Knighton Parish Centre, Church Lane, Knighton LE2 3WG Join Chris Leach for a 50-year long gall ramble through Knighton Park, The Washbrook Reserve, Brocks Hill Country Park and the hedgerows and woods of Leicestershire, revealing dramatic changes in species profiles, co-existence of variants, false assumptions, […]

Urban Buzz Leicester – 13th September 2017

Come and find out about the Urban Buzz Leicester project from Nick Packham of Buglife. 7.30 pm, Wednesday 13th September 2017, The Lounge, Knighton Parish Centre, Church Lane, Knighton LE2 3WG. £1 Knighton Wild members, £3 non-members. Join us to hear Nick Packham of Bug Life and the Urban Buzz Project talk about the work […]

i-Tree Canopy Survey

Members of the Tree Survey Group are carrying out a online survey of the tree cover in Knighton using software called i-Tree Canopy.  To use the software, you create geographical areas and upload them into the package.  It then generates random points in the area, and the user has to categorise the ground cover at […]