LitFest Wildlife Walk

Literature Festival It’s Buzzing! in Rowntree Park

Great fun was had by young and ‘less young’ alike at the Wildlife Walk we did in Rowntree Park last Sunday after my York Literature Festival It’s Buzzing! performance.
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York Literature Festival Wildlife Walk              York Literature Festival Wildlife Walk

The walk was led by Vicky Harland of Yorkshire Wildlife Trust and Stephen Whittaker of City of York Council.

York Literature Festival Wildlife Walk

Highlights for me were finding an Orange ladybird and some Pine ladybirds, both of which took some identifying, and neither of which I’d ever seen before.

York Literature Festival Wildlife Walk

Beady-eyed John, who’d come from Settle for the event, also spotted a particularly fine shieldbug on the trunk of a tree.

York Literature Festival Wildlife Walk



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