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Plant and tree identification walk

Head along and to the Melbourne Arm for a guided walk identifying plants and trees along the canal.

Event details

10 June 2018

10:00am - 12:00pm

Melbourne Arm

Pocklington Canal


Pocklington Canal, starting at Melbourne Moorings

Behind Melbourne Arms Pub
YO42 4QJ

Join naturalist Phil Taylor for a guided walk to identify some of the plants and trees along the canal. Learn to identify common species from features such as flowers, leaves and bark. Discover the importance of these local species to the wider ecosystem and learn about some of their past and present uses by humans. This event is suitable for accompanied children but is aimed at adults.

Please park in the village and walk along the track to the moorings, and please be mindful of residents when parking.

For more information and booking please visit: Plant and Tree identification walk. 

The Pocklington Canal Pocklington Canal