Heritage Skills Day - Working Safely around Morecambe Bay

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Sat, 17 Jun 2017 9:00 to Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:00

Heritage Skills Day - Working Safely around Morecambe Bay

A fun morning with Bay Search and Rescue

Refresh your knowledge about the dangers of Morecambe Bay. Spend the morning with the fantastic team from Bay Search & Rescue to understand the risks to ensure you and your fellow volunteers stay safe. Learn about tides and local phenomena, wind effect, channel movement, quicksand and extraction.

There will be a short classroom session followed by an out-door practical session including a trip out on the Coastal Adventures Machine.

 

Please arrive around 8.30am for a 9am start at the BSAR base at the end of Moor Lane, Flookburgh.

Please come equipped with wellies and waterproofs, including waterproof trousers if you have them,as we may get a little dirty! 

Booking is essential as places are limited.  

 

Images: courtesy of Bay Search and Rescue 

Events Programme

Events Highlights

Sat, 17 Jun 2017 9:00 to Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:00
Heritage Skills Day - Working Safely around Morecambe Bay

Refresh your knowledge about the dangers of Morecambe Bay. Spend the morning with the fantastic team from Bay Search & Rescue to understand the risks to ensure you and your fellow volunteers stay safe.

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 9:30 to 16:00
Volunteer workparty: Bracken Clearance, Birkrigg Common

Help us clear bracken from Birkrigg Common, to help protect and conserve the important archaeological monuments that are hidden beneath (bracken clearance subject to bird survey results).

Working with Cumbria Wildlife Trust.

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 11:00 to 16:30
Heritage Skills Day - LIDAR, Aerial Surveying and Using Drones

Interested in learning new skills to explore the historic landscape of the Bay? Come and learn the essentials of interpreting and using aerial photographs and LIDAR.

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