Roaming Recorders


Key Details



Join friendly local naturalists for a relaxing walk as we record plants, insects, birds and other wildlife as part of Gosforth's Wild Web

About Gosforth's Wild Web

All Gosforth's Wild Web events are free, fun and friendly. Made possible by the National Lottery Heritage Fund, they provide opportunities for people of all ages to enjoy and experience local wildlife in the neighbourhoods across Newcastle and North Tyneside. What will you discover in your local area? Join in today and start noticing nature near you. For more information about the project, please see here.

Essential Information

Event lead: James Common

Event length: 1 session, Thursday 14 December, 10.00 am - 1.00 pm (approx)

Event structure: Informal walk

Level: Beginner

Meet at: Roadside outside the Village Hotel, Silverlink, NZ314702, What3Words tedious.newspaper.musical.

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Event cost: Free to all

About this event

Tyneside is home to an incredible variety of wildlife, from the tiniest plants to a range of beautiful birds. In a new series of friendly trips, we'll work together to find and record as many species as possible in Tyneside's urban nature corridors. No experience or expert skills are needed and everyone is welcome, whether you're simply looking for a relaxing walk or to help with wildlife recording.

If you would like to help record wildlife as part of this trip, please consider joining in on iNaturalist. Ahead of this event, follow the steps below to set up your iNaturalist account.

  1. Download the iNaturalist app
  2. Create an account and log in. You can do this quickly and easily online at:
  3. Join the Gosforth's Wild Web project. You can do this online at:


This event comprises a walk of approx 1 mile. Most of the walk will take place on footpaths but we may cross areas of grass on occasion.

Recommended equipment:

Sturdy shoes and snacks.