Courtesy of Gemma de Gouveia

Courtesy of Gemma de Gouveia

Winter Tree ID at Redgrave & Lopham Fen

Redgrave & Lopham Fen: Discover how to identify trees and shrubs in winter with vegetation ecologist and surveyor Jonny Stone.

Event details

Meeting point

Learning Centre


10:00 to 16:00
A static map of Winter Tree ID at Redgrave & Lopham Fen

About the event

In the dramatic surroundings of Redgrave & Lopham Fen, discover how to identify trees and shrubs in winter by studying their twig structure, buds and location among other indicators. 

There will be an indoor session followed by guided walks before and after lunch, with plenty of time to collect twigs and build up your own labelled collection. We will finish with an indoor session learning how to check your specimens and add to your collection.

Tea, coffee and biscuits will be available and are included in the price. 

You will need: 

a packed lunch
secateurs or knife to cut twigs 
stout footwear
weather-appropriate clothing
notepad and pen 
a camera and binoculars are also recommended

When booking please ensure your email/contact address is correct as it will be used to send event joining instructions. If you do not receive these instructions after booking, please contact:

If the course you wish to attend is full or you cannot make the date, please let us know so that we can register your interest and let you know of opportunities planned for the future. You can contact us on: or Tel: 01473 890 089.



Phone number

01473 890 089

Additional booking information

Please note this is a course for 18+ adults. Thank you

Suitable for


Know before you go


No dogs permitted


People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

What to bring

Lunch, plus notepad & pen, binoculars and any tree ID books you currently use


Picnic area
Disabled toilet

Contact us

Claire Rowan
Contact number: 01473 890 089

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