LORN NATURAL HISTORY GROUP
Monthly Meetings – 19:30 hrs to 21:30 hrsVenues: Seil Island Hall and the Rockfield Centre, Oban.
Tuesday, January 15, Seil Island Hall, 7:30 pm.David Jardine, Regional Manager, Forest Enterprise Scotland. ‘The Birds of Colonsay and Oronsay’. Tuesday, February 12, Rockfield Centre, Oban, 7:30 pm. Dr James Fenton, NTS Trustee. ‘Wildlife and Conservation in Azerbaijan’. Tuesday, March 12, Seil Island Hall, 7:30 pm. Dr Tracy White, Head of Microbiology at CuanTec Ltd. ‘Langoustine Shells Transforming our Plastic Hell’ Tuesday, April 9, Rockfield Centre, Oban, 7:30 pm. Melanie Findlay, Edinburgh University & Findlay Ecology Services. ‘A Romp of Otters: a study of otter activity using camera-traps’. Tuesday, May 14, Seil Island Hall, 7:30 pmKate Holl, Woodland Advisor, Scottish Natural Heritage‘ Where Have All the Flowers Gone?’
Summer Break: No meeting in June & JulyTuesday, August 13th, Seil Island Hall, 7:30 pm.Norman Bissell: Author and Poet.
‘George Orwell Loved Nature’: Tuesday, September 10th, Rockfield Centre, Oban, 7:30 pm.
Dr James Fenton, NTS Trustee.
‘Grazing, Reforesting, Rewilding: Time for a rethink of the ecology of the Highlands’.
Tuesday 8th October, Seil Island Hall, 7:30 pm.
Simon Thorp CEnv MRICS
‘Wildfire and Muirburn’
“Manage the fuel, reduce the risk”
Tuesday, November 12, Rockfield Centre, Oban, 7:30 pm.
‘The Butterflies of Mabie Forest’.
Tuesday, December 10, Seil Island Hall, 7:30 pm.
Ellie MacLennan, Co-ordinator, Scottish Entanglement Alliance.
‘Preventing Marine Wildlife Entanglement’.
Some titles are a guide and may be changed nearer the date. Please check back for any updates before attending a talk.
Refreshments and informal discussion on the conclusion of the talks.
Admission is free to LNHG members and £2 to non-members (payable at the door). Annual Membership fee: £10 for the calendar year.