Hedgehog in autumn leaves by Tom Marshall

WildNet - Tom Marshall

Introduction to hedgehogs at Lackford Lakes

Location:
Discover the magical world of hedgehogs, their habits and ecology, and how you can help to support their wellbeing in Suffolk.

Event details

Date

Time
10.30am-3.30pm
A static map of Introduction to hedgehogs at Lackford Lakes

About the event

The course will be presented by founder of Suffolk Prickles Hedgehog Rescue, Paula Baker, who has run many successful and enjoyable courses for Suffolk Wildlife Trust over the years as she shares her passion for these beautiful creatures.

Paula will reveal hedgehogs’ lineage, their preferred habitats, behaviour and feeding habits as well as how we can help them overcome the challenges they face in our gardens today. Hedgehog numbers have dropped alarmingly in the past ten years and we fear up to a third of the UK’s population has been lost. Participants on the course will be encouraged to become Hedgehog Advocates and guided to understand how to provide support for this endearing and endangered creature.

Handouts will be available, but you may wish to bring a notebook and pen.

Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided and are included in the cost.Please note bookings are non-refundable unless Suffolk Wildlife Trust cancels due to exceptional circumstances.

Booking

Price

£30 per person

Suitable for

Adults, Beginners

Know before you go

Dogs

No dogs permitted

Mobility

People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Wheelchair access

Wheelchair users please contact organiser in advance

Parking information

Free car park

Facilities

Toilets
Shop
Cafe/refreshments
Picnic area
Disabled toilet

Contact us

Contact number: 01473 890089

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