16th June 2024, 10:00am12:00pm

Join local botanist Martin Allen for a wildlife walk around Teessaurus Park.

Once at the centre of Middlesbrough’s iron and steel industry, land reclamation of the area eventually created ideal conditions for colonisation by specialised grassland species.

Pyramidal Orchid at Teessaurus Park

The centre mound of Teessaurus Park was created using waste steelworks slag substrates that support species usually found in limestone grasslands.

For all those wanting to join us on this wildlife walk please email [email protected] as spaces are limited.

Location and Directions


Teessaurus Park, Teessaurus Park, Middlesbrough TS23 1PZ

Meeting point: Teessaurus Park car park, Middlesbrough TS23 1PZ (what3words: ///with.sleeps.poem)