Rye Harbour in East Sussex Village Guide

Sign in to add an event Subscribe

Subscribe

Join 871 other subscribers and subscribe to Rye Harbour event notifications …


Subscribe

The Bees of Sussex

Talk
, 11:00am – 12:15pm
Rye Harbour Nature Reserve, Rye Harbour

To celebrate the launch of his new book ‘The Bees of Sussex’ James Power will give an illuminating talk exploring the life of bees in the county.

In every one of Sussex’s contrasting landscapes, we’re seeing wild bee populations shift and adapt against a background of decline. Through ten species – some gone, some back after time away, some here for the first time, and one that might never have been here at all – James Power gives us a snapshot of nature at a worrying point in time.

James has been immersed in nature conservation for over 30 years. He’s worked for the Wiltshire Wildlife Trust, the National Trust, Defra, the National Parks department in Malawi, and of course the Sussex Wildlife Trust, where he headed up the land management team for eleven years. He has spent the last three years writing The Bees of Sussex, a deep dive into every one of the 229 species recorded here.

Location: Rye Harbour Discovery Centre, Rye Harbour, TN31 7FW

More info …

The Bees of Sussex

What’s new?

Harbour Cycles
Harbour Cycles

We are based in Rye Harbour opposite the Lifeboat station, and next to Rye Harbour nature reserve. Take a bicycle … more

Listed in: Cycling

Message Board

Seal Spotting

Hi, I am going to Rye next week. Does anyone know where and what time is best to watch seals? … more

Fishing Trip

Can anyone recommend a fishing trip from either Rye harbour or nearby, for the last week of July. We are … more

Explore Rye Harbour ...