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The Yoredale Natural History Society

The Society was founded in 1979, with the aim

of "promoting an interest in and an appreciation of natural

history, with particular reference to Wensleydale" 

 

Yoredale is the traditional name for Wensleydale

 

Out now

Scarlet Elf Cup

 Copyright Leonard Shepherd

 During the summer months there are around 15 outdoor field visits, mainly to local wildlife "hotspots"

 

 

     Yellow Star of Bethlehem   

 Copyright Christine Whitehead 

A possible find on our 24th April Field Trip 

                               

Members abilities range from beginner to full time working wildlife professionals

 

Help and guidance is available for those wishing

to learn more about most aspects of wildlife

 

The Society publishes a Bulletin each year,

usually in February,

to report on our activities in the previous year  

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There is also a programme of winter lectures,

usually on the fourth Friday in the month,

at the Methodist Church Hall, Leyburn 

 

New members are very welcome 

 

  The current annual subscription is £10

Students £5; under 16s £5

Note

To comply with our child protection policy children under 16 and vulnerable adults must be accompanied by a parent or authorised guardian. 

To join the society, or for more information, please contact one of the offices below 

Chairman 

Deborah Millward 01969 663379

Secretary 

Sonia Elsey 01969 625896