Little Tern (Sternula albifrons)

Little Tern (Sternula albifrons) The first Little Tern to be recorded in Argyll in 2020 was at the ‘The Big Strand’ on Islay on 7th April by Duncan MacNeill. The ‘Big Strand’ is the longest mostly uninterrupted sandy beach on Islay. It stretches from Laggan Point in the north to Kintra and the Oa Peninsula Read More …

LNHG Monthly Talk – Tuesday 12th January 2016

‘Introducing Astronomy’ with Eamonn Keyes. The talk will be a general introduction to Astronomy, and will cover how Astronomy has been one of the most important features of human development since prehistory. Eamonn will try to cover the wonders of the sky from aurorae to eclipses, talk about how to start in Astronomy, what equipment Read More …

LNHG Field Trip to Ardchattan- 16th January 2016

Our first field trip of 2016 will be at Ardchattan on Saturday 16th  January meeting at 10:00 am. At this time of year, our attention turns to lichens, particularly those of Atlantic woodlands, many of which are plentiful in our area but rare nationally and globally. We will take the old Charcoal Road through ancient Read More …