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Wildlife Identification – Introduction

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Select Status Course Code Date Duration Time Location Costs
Available for enrolment NA00046M/1 Thu 2 May 2024 4 Weeks 17:30 - 20:00
Auction Mart £ 85

Want to know how to name that plant or find out what’s living in your pond? This hands on course will introduce you to plant and wildlife identification skills.

Wildlife is seasonal and the weather can be unpredictable so the exact content and order may vary.

During this course, you will cover:

  • Introduction to wildlife surveys and tree identification.
  • Using quadrats and botanical keys.
  • Pondlife and microscopes
  • Hedgerow survey


This will be a mixture of classroom and outside sessions so please wear outdoor shoes and appropriate clothing for the weather.

Part-time courses are term-time only.
See our term dates for further information.

Did you know that some of our courses are free if you earn less than £20,319 (£21,255 if you live in West Yorkshire, difference in qualifying earning amounts is due to local authority funding regulations).

Distance Learning call 01756 693 800 or email

All other Part-time courses call 01756 693 309 or email

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