Meet the Species: Hassacarr Open Day

Enjoy pond dipping, minibeast hunts, hidden trails and wildlife art at Hassacarr Nature Reserve.

Meeting point: Hassacarr Nature Reserve, Hassacarr Lane, Dunnington, Near York, North Yorkshire SE672519. Location facilities: limited parking, dogs on leads.

This is an accredited Meet the Species event helping to find and identify 2,012 species of UK wildlife before the end of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. For more information, or to get your own wildlife event accredited with Meet the Species, see

Meet the Species is part of Discovering Places – the London 2012 Cultural Olympiad Campaign to inspire the UK to discover their local environment. It is co-ordinated by the Bristol Natural History Consortium, and has joined forces with Local Leaders and Garden for the Games to get as many people as possible enjoying the outdoors and getting closer to nature in a diverse range of events.

Event Date:

2 August 2012, 10am-4pm


Lower Derwent Valley National Nature Reserve, Wheldrake, North Yorkshire

Ticket Information:

FREE event

Contact Information:

Kerry Netherway:

07920 184535

Discovering Places Events

    There currently aren't any upcoming events for this project.

    But there might be other events happening in your area, and there are lots of other ways to get involved.

Keep up to date with latest news

Enter your email address below to join our mailing list: