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A visit to the YWT Skerne Wetlands

15 June @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

A visit to the YWT owned and managed habitat mosaic that is Skerne Wetlands to learn how a former commercial fish farm was turned into a nature reserve. The site consists of reedbeds, wet woodland, fen, open water pools, ponds and ditches and a 2km section of the West Beck SSSI chalk stream. You will see examples of habitat creation, restoration and management across the reserve.

Wed 15th June starting at 1.30pm
Skerne Wetlands YWT Nature reserve, Nr Driffield, YO25 9HU (Cleaves Farm, adjacent to reserve entrance).

NOTE: The drive to the site includes a 1.5 mile farm track, not owned by YWT, which has potholes [but is fine if you drive slowly]

Numbers limited to 16. Booking essential, opens May 1st

Contact Mike Gray




15 June
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm


Skearne Wetlands
YO25 9HU + Google Map

Why not join and enjoy the River Foss?

Come for a daytime or evening walk. Help with litter picks, weed management and other activities. ‘Adopt’ and monitor a short stretch of the Foss. As a member, you will enjoy the many varied activities we run.


Nurturing the Foss