Gilfach Nature Reserve
St Harmon, Rhyader, LD6 5LF
This area of Mid Wales is known for its stunning, dark skies with an International Dark Sky Park nearby. Listen to night noises and gaze at the stars if it is clear.
We will be looking at moths and detecting bats with our specialised detectors. Please bring torches, a mat to sit on, insect repellent and wear outdoor clothing and footwear. Meet at the Pont Marteg Gateway, Gilfach Nature Reserve SN 952715.
This project has received funding through the Welsh Government Rural Communities – Rural Development Programme 2014-2020, which is funded by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development and the Welsh Government.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 19/09/2019
Elan Valley International Dark Sky Park is organising this event
Please contact Elan Valley International Dark Sky Park directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
Thu 19th Sep
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.