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  • Nature Notes – November and December 2019

    NOVEMBER Brief notes were made during what was the start of the 2 quietest months of the year. The weather still far from clement with rain interspersed with cold snaps and the odd unseasonably warm and sunny day. On the 6th I took some time to collect several dead Common Nettle

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  • Upcoming Task Days and Events

    Task days: We run task days each month at Heaton Mersey Park and Mersey Vale Nature Park. You can just turn up at any time and stay as long as you want. We’d love to see you. Heaton Mersey Park & Bowl Saturday, 1st February 10am-1pm.  Family Day at the Park. There

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  • Nature Notes – October 2019

    Along the River Mersey on the 2nd I noted several troops of the Yellowing Knight Fungus (Tricholoma scalpturatum) growing with a variety of deciduous trees – they seem to be having a good year. The first frost of any potency was had on the 5th but this was fleeting and many flowers still held

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