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Water Vole Training and Survey

Magor Marsh SSSI, Magor

Run by: Gwent Wildlife Trust

Learn all about water voles and how to survey for them at Magor Marsh Nature Reserve!


Suitable for 18+

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Water vole - Andy Karran


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Come along and learn about the ecology of water voles and how to spot tracks and signs from a local expert at the beautiful Magor Marsh Nature Reserve.

You will be given training in how to carry out water vole surveys and will use these skills to survey our population at Magor Marsh.

Please arrive from 09:00 for prompt start at 09:30. We expect the day to finish at 15:30 but this does depend on how the surveys go on the day.

Booking essential. Spaces are limited so please book early.


Activities are not organised by the BBC unless stated otherwise. Neither is the BBC responsible for the accuracy of the information provided. If you are under 18, ask your parent/guardian before taking part in any activity.

Special requirements

Please bring suitable footwear and clothing for long grass/reeds and potentially muddy ground and a packed lunch/drink. Teas and coffees will be provided.

Information about this activity is provided by The Wildlife Trusts


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Magor Marsh SSSI

Whitewall, Magor


This activity is organised and run by Gwent Wildlife Trust.

Please register in advance.

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