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National Insect Week returns in 2020

Field trip to Carlton Marshes

Saturday, June 16, 2018 - 10:30 to 13:00

Walk round this flower studded marsh in the Waveney Valley owned and managed by Suffolk Wildlife Trust looking for summer butterflies and other wildlife. 

Directions: Meet in reserve car park, near visitor centre, at end of Burnt Lane Carlton Colville.

Grid Ref; TM 508 921

Accessibility

http://www.suffolkwildlifetrust.org/carltonmarshes

Did you know?

Sexiest

Female water snipe flies Atherix ibis clasp each other and cluster in big round aggregations on the end of branches overhanging rivers – males entering the swarms are mated repeatedly until they die. The females then lay their eggs in to the water – and all die still in their tight aggregations.