Fleet Pond Wildlife Day 2015

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Having a go at identifying the fish typically found in Fleet Pond!

To give a flavour of the event, here is a selection of photos that I took at the Wildlife Day held at Fleet Pond on Saturday 30 May this year.

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Members of Fleet Pond Society explaining the wide variety of tasks that we carry out at the Pond

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Tasty refreshments provided by the Chieftain Explorer Scouts

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Fun and games for the children

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An  overview of some of the attractions – it was a really nice day too!

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Traditional ice cream was on hand…

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An interesting day out for the family

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The stall of Blackwater Valley Countryside

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An open air demonstration of some basic First Aid

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Advertising a forthcoming event…

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The fish tank attracted a lot of attention (see also picture at top above)

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Making sure everything is under control

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Bird watching and info on one of the jetties (RSPB)

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Pond dipping at the platform

The original poster for the event can be found here.

Photo credits: David Pottinger.

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