Monday 16th March 2015: Flower Power

An incredibly busy meeting celebrating the arrival of spring and the incredible interdependence of insects and flowering plants. The first task of the day was to complete our fabulous moorland Hen Harrier collage as part of the suite of activities that will count towards the group qualifying as ‘Hen Harrier Heroes’. Overlaid on the gorgeous textures and colours we had created last meeting were the creatures that we associate with this habitat including the endangered Hen Harrier itself. We talked about the importance of plants and flowers to wildlife and people and Leader Martin explained the process of pollination and … Click here for more information…..