This earthworm site survey will be field based and involve sampling a range of sites and habitats. Experienced recorders will be on hand to provide training and guidance to anyone new to earthworm recording. The aim of the day is to collect specimens for identification at the Earthworm Identification Workshop the following week at the Natural History Museum. The records will be used to update the Hampstead Heath Earthworm Report.
Please note that the sampling day will require a reasonable level of fitness and these courses involve the collection and preservation of specimens.
Booking is essential - see below for details. This event is a joint London Natural History Society and Earthworm Society of Britain event.