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John Muir Discovery and Family Award (Non-Residential)

  • Location: Nettlecombe Court
  • Tutor: Anelma Roberts
  • Dates: Monday 23 July 2018 to Thursday 26 July 2018
  • Level: Family Activity Level 2
  • Age Range: 5+
  • Adult (Monday 23rd - Thursday 26th): £20
  • Child (Monday 23rd - Thursday 26th): £40
  • Adult (Monday 23rd July): £6.00
  • Child (Monday 23rd July): £12.00
  • Adult (Tuesday 24th July): £6.00
  • Child (Tuesday 24th July): £12.00
  • Adult (Wednesday 25th July): £6.00
  • Child (Wednesday 25th July): £12.00
  • Adult (Thursday 26th July): £6.00
  • Child (Thursday 26th July): £12.00

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

Join us on the John Muir Discovery course for a week of wildlife discovery and exploration in some of West Somerset’s most beautiful habitats. Based at the Nettlecombe Court centre, you and your family will get the chance to do a variety of exciting wildlife based activities in these stunning locations and you will also achieve an award at the end of it. The John Muir Award is an educational award from the John Muir Trust. The award is for people of all ages and abilities and it’s all about getting out into the great outdoors, exploring, discovering, conserving wildlife and sharing experiences. More information about the award can be found on their website www.johnhmuiraward.org.

After studying Marine and Freshwater Biology at Aberystwyth University, Anelma spent 10 months travelling around the world, spending the majority of her time exploring South East Asia, Australia and New Zealand. On return she completed a masters degree at Bangor University that focussed on marine sampling and conservation. Shortly after the masters she began volunteering with the education team at the Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Anelma decided to pursue a career in environmental education and has over 4 years teaching experience having worked for the Wildlife Trust and the FSC.

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This course is now historical and therefore no bookings can be taken.

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