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Field Studies Council: Bringing Environmental Understanding to All

New FSC website launches on 15th October

New FSC Website launches on 15th October

We are in the process of redeveloping this website and plan to launch the new site on 15 October.

Visitors that book and pay for courses on the new site will have to re-register.

However, rest assured that if you book on the current site before 15 October your payment and booking details will be captured and processed.

We apologise for this inconvenience but are convinced you will find the new site much easier to use.

Shropshire Wildlife Safari

  • Location: Preston Montford
  • Tutor: Centre Staff
  • Dates: Monday 29 July 2019 to Friday 02 August 2019
  • Times: 08:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Level: Open for Everyone
  • Age Range: 7-14
  • ADULT: £285
  • CHILD: £205
  • NON-RESIDENT: £165

This course is now historical and therefore no bookings can be taken. Explore our current programme of courses here

Bring the family on safari to discover the worlds of minibeasts, mammals and everything in between. We will explore ponds, streams, grassland, woodland and a reclaimed limestone quarry in our mission to see secret Shropshire's 'big (and small) game'. Spotting techniques will include small mammal trapping, pond and stream dipping, bird watching, moth trapping, mini-beast hunting, bat detecting and badger watching. If you wish to extend your stay accommodation is available at the beginning or end of the course. Activities include: Small Mammal Trapping Pond and Stream Dipping Bird Watching Moth Trapping Minibeast Hunting Bat Detecting Badger Watching Activity Rating ** (Longer walks combined with light activities)

Your safari guides will be experienced and enthusiastic Centre Staff with natural history and environmental education skills to enable adults and children to enjoy seeing and learning about the rich flora and fauna of the beautiful county of Shropshire

Further Information

Course Leaflet
About Preston Montford
Directions to Preston Montford

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