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Y12 Geography Field Trip to Blencathra

This event will take place on 06/06/2022 until 08/06/2022

Location: Blencathra Field tudy Centre, Threkeld

This will be a three-day, two-night trip (Monday to Wednesday).  We will travel by school mini-bus.  Accommodation and meals are included in the cost.


Monday 6th June: Students meet at school at 07:30. Students will be taken on a guided walk across the fells, led by FSC staff to study glacial landforms and collect primary data on the characteristics of corries around Langdale.  Students will then attend workshops to complete statistical analysis.


Tuesday 7th June: After breakfast at the centre the aim of the day will be to investigate the carbon cycle and carbon capture.  After returning to the centre at the end of the day, students will attend workshops.


Wednesday 8th June: Students will spend the day investigating the Water Cycle and rivers.  We aim to return to school between 17:30 and 18:00.