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Biological data for south-east and part of central Scotland

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


This page shows 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; 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.

Note that TWIC cannot be responsible for the content of external websites.



Key

Date

Location

Organiser

Topic

More Information

AUGUST

T

Wed 9

Gartmorn Dam Country Park (Clacks)

Inner Forth Landscape Initiative (IFLI)

Summer Tree ID

More info and to book IFLI website.

T

Mon 14

Balallan House (Stirling)

Inner Forth Landscape Initiative (IFLI)

Bumblebee ID

More info and to book IFLI website.

T

Thurs 17

Balallan House (Stirling)

Buglife

An Introduction to Leaf beetles & their ID

More info and to book Buglife website.

O

Fri 18

Harestanes, near Ancrum (Scottish Borders)

Butterfly Conservation

Moths @ Harestanes

Booking essential. More info: BC website.

E

Sun 20

Dun Moss (Clacks)

TWIC

Recording Excursion

More info on TWIC website.

O

Sat 26

St Abbs (Scottish Borders)

Hosted by Ebba Centre & Old School Cafe

St Abbs Science Day

Entry £1. More info on Facebook page.

E

Sun 27

Alva-Devon Wetlands (Clackmannanshire)

TWIC

Recording excursion on pLNCS

More info on TWIC excursions page.

September

T

Sat 9

Blackness & Kinneil areas (Falkirk)

Inner Forth Landscape Initiative (IFLI)

Advanced Estuary Bird ID

More info and to book IFLI website.

E

Sun 10

Whitmuir organic farm (Scottish Borders)

TWIC

Recording excursion - invertebrates, general

More info: TWIC website.

T

Sat 16

Clackmannanshire

Inner Forth Landscape Initiative (IFLI)

Fungi ID Workshop

More info and to book IFLI website.

T

Fri 22

Wester Moss (Stirling)

Inner Forth Landscape Initiative (IFLI)

Sphagnum Moss ID

More info and to book IFLI website.

October

O

Sat 7

Harestanes visitor centre, nr Ancrum (Scottish Borders)

Live Borders

Bats, Bugs, Birds and Bees

13:30-15:30. More info Live Borders website.

O

Sun 8

Harestanes visitor centre, nr Ancrum (Scottish Borders)

Live Borders

Apple Day

More info Live Borders website.

O

Fri 13

Harestanes visitor centre, nr Ancrum (Scottish Borders)

Live Borders/ Butterfly Conservation

National moth night 2017

Booking essential. More info: BC website.

O

Sat 21 & Sun 22

Peebles (Scottish Borders)

Tweed Valley Forest Festival

Peebles Wood Market

More info Tweed Valley Forest Festival website.

November

T

Sat 4

Blackness Boat Club (Falkirk)

Inner Forth Landscape Initiative (IFLI)

Introduction to Bird ID 3: Winter Water Birds

More info and to book IFLI website.

C

Sat 25

Galashiels (Scottish Borders)

TWIC

Autumn Conference & AGM

More info on conferences page of the TWIC website.



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