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 Napier University & Findlay Ecology Services. A romp of otters: a study of otter activity using camera-traps. Tuesday, May 14, Seil Island Hall, 7:30 pm Kate Holl, Woodland Advisor, Scottish Natural Heritage Where Have All the Flowers Gone? Summer Break: No meeting in June Tuesday, July 9, Seil Island Hall, 7:30 pm. Norrie Bissell George Orwell’s life at Barnhill
Tuesday, August 13, Seil Island Hall, 7:30 pm.
Claire Lacey, CIEEM, University of St Andrews
Fantastic Beasts and where to find them: the perils and pitfalls of locating and counting whales and dolphins
*Tuesday, September 10, Rockfield Centre, Oban, 7:30 pm.
Simon Thorp, *To be confirmed.
Wildfire and Muirburn
Tuesday, October 8, Seil Island Hall, 7:30 pm.
Dr James Fenton, NTS Trustee.
Grazing, Reforesting, Rewilding: Time for a rethink of the ecology of the Highlands.
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.