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Sorby NHS (Sheffield) - Graves Park

14th April 2018, 10:00

Event Description:

Saturday 14 April 2018

Sorby NHS (Sheffield) lichen meeting to Graves Park

Leaders: Joan Egan and Steve Price (email: lichenrecords@sorby.org.uk)

A full-day meeting to record lichens at Graves Park, Sheffield. This is a large parkland area (over 90 hectares) in the south of the city. It has a range of mature trees and has no lichen records on the database.

Meet at 10.00am at grid ref SK3578 8258. This is the Bunting Nook car park for Graves Park signed off Hemsworth Rd. For satnav users the post code S8 8LJ lands you on Hemsworth Road about 150m to the west of the car park entrance.

There is a charge for parking - £2.50 at the time of writing.

The bus number 20 departs from Arundel Gate at 9.27 am. Please check the timetables check nearer the date.

As usual people with all levels of experience are welcome. Strong footwear and waterproof clothing are recommended. Bring a hand-lens, lunch and drinks.

A map of the area can be found at: http://streetmap.co.uk/map.srf?X=435786&Y=382614&A=Y&Z=115