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Wildwood Golf Course Field Meeting (Surrey)

Date:
Tuesday, 16 August 2022
Time:
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Location:
Wildwood Golf Course
Horsham Road
Alfold, Nr Cranleigh, Surrey GU6 8JE United Kingdom

On this site 18 of the 33 ponds are suitable for viewing Odonata, including Willow Emerald Damselfly and Small Red-eyed Damselfly. This is a joint trip with Butterfly Conservation Surrey Branch. Leader: Francis Kelly.

 

Image: Male Willow Emerald Damselfly by Marc Heath

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Requirements
Boots, lunch, close-focussing binoculars. Booking is not required but please check the BC website before attending.
Additional Info
This is a joint meeting with the local branch of Butterfly Conservation. The golf course was abandoned in 2017 and is reverting to, er, wildwood with ponds. Result!
Meet
11:00, 10 miles SE of Guildford at GU6 8JR, TQ04813606. From A281 Horsham Rd, turn east into Wildwood Lane (note signpost for Cranleigh Rugby Club); after 500y (passing Rugby Club on left), turn right into the parking area.
Contact
(Via BC website)