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A hoverfly (Baccha elongata ) on Herb Bennet (Geum urbanum)
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Events Calendar


This page lists events that may be of interest to volunteers in our area. Some events may provide opportunities to develop your wildlife survey or identification skills or provide networking opportunities. Events are categorised as follows: E - Excursion; T - Training event; S - Survey; C - Conference; L = Lecture or talk; O - Other events. The calendar is not exhaustive and we would like to encourage you to send us details of relevant events to keep it up to date.

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Key

Date

Location

Organiser

Topic

More Information

2019

May

T

Fri 10 - Sat 11

Falkirk

Froglife

GCN Survey Training: Working towards a Licence

Cost £90. More info on Froglife's website

O

Wed 15

Kings Buildings, University of Edinburgh

Edinburgh Entomological Club

AGM, ISI reports and update on conservation strategy.

4-6 pm. More info contact Ashley Buchan or via Twitter @EdEntClub.

L

Thurs 16

RBGE Lecture Theatre (Edinburgh)

Botanical Society of Scotland

Talk: Charles Quest-Ritson (Wichester) - Double flowered plants - why they matter

Free. Talk at 6pm. AGM at 7pm. More info on BSS website

E

Sat 18

Straiton Pond LNR, Midlothian

TWIC/ ENHS

Recording Excursion

More info on Excursions page

T

Thurs 23 - Fri 24

Falkirk

Froglife

GCN Survey Training: Working towards a Licence

Cost £90. More info on Froglife's website

June

E

Sat 1

Broomridge, Stirling

TWIC

Recording Excursion

More info on Excursions page

E

Wed 5

Braidburn Valley Park, Edinburgh

TWIC/ Botanical Society of Scotland

Recording Excursion

Note that this is an evening outing. More info on Excursions page

August

S

Sat 17

Cashel Forest, east shore of Loch Lomond

Royal Scottish Forestry Society

Cashel Forest Bioblitz 2019

More info contact Michael Osborne.

T

Sat 17

Vogrie House, Vogrie Country Park (Midlothian)

TWIC

Introduction to Wildlife Recording Workshop

Free, booking essential. Over 16s. Please visit Eventbrite to book.

September

O

Sat 14

TWIC Office, Vogrie House, Vogrie Country Park (Midlothian)

Midlothian Council

Doors Open Day

Details pending.

October

O

Sun 6

Harestanes Visitor Centre, nr Ancrum (Scottish Borders)

Live Borders/ Borders Organic Gardeners

Apple Day

TWIC stall. Details pending.



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