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Explore, discover and help protect the wildlife on your doorstep! There are lots of ways to get involved with the Mendip Hills through a variety of events, activities and training opportunities. So keep up to date with us and view all of our events below.

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Events for October 12, 2019

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10:00 am

Beacon Hill: Geology, Scenery and Archaeology – A Geo Walk

October 12 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
BA4 4LB BA4 4LB + Google Map

  A walk covering three geological periods (Silurian-oldest in Somerset, Devonian and Jurassic) to enjoy the scenery, geomorphology and archaelogical features including burial mounds, central earth bank with standing stone, pre-historic quarry pits and Roman roads. Walk will be led by Doug Robinson, local geologist and retired lecturer from Bristol University, using footpaths across ground […]

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12:45 pm

10th Anniversary Geo Lecture Day at Somerset Earth Science Centre

October 12 @ 12:45 pm - 5:00 pm
SESC, Moons Hill Quarry
Stoke St Michael, Radstock BA3 5JU United Kingdom
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  Geology Talks and afternoon tea: "Selling Plant Earth: Communicating geology to the public" - Prof. Iain Stewart (Plymouth Uni) "Meteorites and impact Craters" - Dr Anna Losiak (Exeter University) "The Mendips as Triassic Islands" - James Ronan (Bristol University) "The Beacon Hill Pericline and its Modern Analogues" - Prof. Tony Watts Tickets: £20pp please […]

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