LNHG Field Trip to Glen Nant – 13th Feb 2016

Our next field trip is to Glen Nant National Nature Reserve to look at the lichens and other inhabitants of the “Celtic Rainforest”. This is in conjunction with Plantlife’s Celtic Rainforest storytelling event at Taynuilt and the launch of their new Glen Nant walk leaflet. Meet at 10 a.m. in the reserve car park which 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 …

Glen Nant field trip Tue 24 Feb

Our next field trip will be on Tue 24 Feb at Glen Nant national nature reserve near Taynuilt, an area of ancient Atlantic woodland with an exceptionally rich lichen flora. There’s a good chance of Red Squirrels, and perhaps even an early spring flower or two peeping out. Nobody won the prize for the first Read More …