Morden Hall Park BioBlitz - Sat 28 & Sun 29 May, 10am-4pm

Join us, invited experts and stallholders at this annual event to find, identify and record as many species in the park as we can!

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

A BioBlitz is a big wildlife survey, identifying and recording all living things in an area over a set period of time.

At the Morden Hall Park BioBlitz you can join local and visiting experts for walks, talks and and activities to explore nature and add more species to our total.

Free - Drop in events

Some events can be booked on the day, look out for timetable published nearer the time!

Dog on lead welcome.

The basics

Suitability
All ages welcome - children must be accompanied by an adult throughout.
Meeting point
Meet us at our BioBlitz basecamp outside the Snuff Mill Snuff Mill and Stable Yard area where you can find out which activities are taking place around the park.
What to bring and wear
Come prepared for an outdoor adventure, with suitable clothing and footwear. We recommend long trousers if you will be entering our meadow area, and remember your sun hat and suncream too!
Accessibility
Our ground is flat and most activities are accessed via hard-surfaced paths.
Other
Our BioBlitz will also include special evening and morning events, which will be listed separately. F or most of these after hours activities, booking will be essential.

Contact Info

Name
Morden Hall Park Nature Group
Email
mhpnaturegroup@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 0208 545 6853

Upcoming events

Park Explorers - activities for under 5s

Mon 23 May 2022
10:00-11:00
Our Park Explorers group is for children aged 2-5 years old and their parents/carers. Together we learn about the natural world around us, with a different outdoor theme each week.

BioBlitz Extra: Small Mammal Surveying (activity in 2 parts)(ages 7+)

Fri 27 May 2022
18:00-20:00
Help us survey for small mammals around Morden Hall Park as part of our BioBlitz event.

BioBlitz Extra: Discover amphibians and moths (7+) - Fri 27 May, 8.30pm-9.30pm SOLD OUT

Fri 27 May 2022
20:30-21:30
Help get our BioBlitz species count off to a flying start as as we look for amphibians and moths in the park.

Morden Hall Park BioBlitz - Sat 28 & Sun 29 May, 10am-4pm

Sat 28 May 2022
10:00-16:00
Join us, invited experts and stallholders at this annual event to find, identify and record as many species in the park as we can!

Bee Quest Trail! Sat 28 May - Sun 10 Sep, 10am -4pm

Sat 28 May 2022
10:00-16:00
How much do you know about bees? Follow the self-led trail to decipher the codes, learn more about bees and complete the Bee Quest!

BioBlitz Extra: Bug hunt by torchlight (ages 7+) - Sat 28 May

Sat 28 May 2022
20:00-21:30
Help us to find the invertebrates that are more active after dark so that they can also be counted towards our BioBlitz total.