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Nightjar Evenings Tuesdays 25 June and 2 July 2019, 8.30pm - 10.30pm.

Forestry England’s Ecologist Neal Armour-Chelu and Nightjar Expert Ron Hoblyn are leading these two free evening events, starting from the Kings Forest Picnic Site Car Park on the B1106 Elveden to Bury Road (Grid Ref TL825748). Please wear clothing and footwear suitable for the forest environment and for the drop in temperature as night falls. Binoculars and insect repellent are not essential but are useful.
Booking is not required but further information can be obtained by emailing

FoTF are looking for volunteers to 'Meet and Greet' at High Lodge Centre and to Check the Walking Trails of Thetford Forest. Click here for more information

The next FoTF Conservation Event is on Sunday 23rd June.

Conservation Photos December 2018

The December event for 2018 saw FoTF Conservation return to Santon Downham Workshops for the traditional FoTF Conservation December event of construction of equipment for deployment in the forest, this year Mink Rafts.

The team managed to construct all of the Bat box kits, repair a number of bat boxes, and also construct 3 Owl Boxes (all why consuming festive treats).

Previous conservation event photos are also uploaded to the Friends of Thetford Facebook page.