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Habitats, ecology and conservation

Habitats, Ecology & Conservation Courses in London

Discover the greener side to city life on our London walks and courses and learn about the efforts to protect endangered species around the world.

Many of our courses are delivered online. For more information about our live online courses, please see our guide to online learning.

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  1. Bird identification by sight and song
    ONLINE, Weekend
    Course start date:  Sat 11 Dec 2021 (and 2 other dates)

    Location on this date:  Online

    An introduction to the natural history of birds with emphasis on species found in London in summer and winter, and their common songs, calls and behaviour.



    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee £59.00 Senior fee £47.00 Concession £30.00
  2. Winter to Spring wildlife
    Course start date:  Wed 9 Feb 2022

    Location on this date:  KS - Keeley Street

    This time of year sees winter begin to relax its clutches and the early signs of spring emerge. It’s a very rewarding time of year to get out walking. One introduction session at City Lit, followed by two guided walks.



    This course takes place in the classroom, please follow this link to find out what we are doing to keep you safe: Staying COVID-19 secure at City Lit
    Full fee £69.00 Senior fee £55.00 Concession £30.00
  3. Animals as ecosystem heroes?
    ONLINE, Weekend
    Course start date:  Sat 2 Apr 2022

    Location on this date:  Online

    This course will explore the lives of the incredible wildlife that shapes our landscape, enriches our environment, and provides valuable services - our ‘ecosystem heroes’.



    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee £59.00 Senior fee £47.00 Concession £30.00
  4. Wildflowers of streets and lawns: an online ID workshop
    ONLINE
    Course start date:  Fri 6 May 2022

    Location on this date:  Online

    This short online course will encourage you to look down a lot more often! Learn to spot wildflowers hidden in plain sight. Develop skills to identify these species, discover fascinating information about their ecology and our relationship with them.



    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee £69.00 Senior fee £55.00 Concession £30.00
  5. Trees in summer
    Weekend
    Course start date:  Sat 28 May 2022

    Location on this date:  OS - Off Site

    Two tree identification walks in Regent’s Park looking at common trees while focussing on bark, twigs, leaves, outline, seeds and fruits aiming to give you the confidence to get to know trees better.
    Full fee £59.00 Senior fee £47.00 Concession £30.00
  6. Wild West London nature walks
    Course start date:  Fri 10 Jun 2022

    Location on this date:  KS - Keeley Street

    West London has much to offer a nature walker. Join us as we explore woodland, parkland, riverside, wetland and heathland habitats on three guided walks. Find out more about local trees, wildflowers, invertebrates, water-life and birds.



    This course takes place in the classroom, please follow this link to find out what we are doing to keep you safe: Staying COVID-19 secure at City Lit
    Full fee £89.00 Senior fee £71.00 Concession £39.00
  7. Great gardeners in London
    ONLINE, Weekend
    Course start date:  Sat 18 Jun 2022

    Location on this date:  Online

    Join us to explore the life and times of 2 key people in the history of landscape and gardens, from the 19th and early 20th centuries- Humphry Repton, and Thomas Mawson (with visits included).



    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee £99.00 Senior fee £79.00 Concession £44.00

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