Evening talks programme
Cumberland St Day Centre, Dumfries (off Brooms Rd Car Park), DG1 2JX (click here for a map of the venue and surrounding area).
The following Wednesdays at 7.30pm.
14 Jan 2015 “‘Scottish birds’ in Mongolia”, with Richard & Barbara Mearns
A look at the surprising number of familiar ‘Scottish’ species that occur in Mongolia. The talk will also cover a range of Eastern Palearctic birds that breed in the mountains, wetlands and steppe grasslands of that wild and wonderful country. A little time will also be devoted to plants and mammals, and the traditional way of life of the indigenous people.
11 Feb 2015 Larry Griffin – The (less than) Common Scoter in Scotland
11 Mar 2015 TBA
** 8 Apr 2015** (PLEASE NOTE DATE CHANGE) AGM & Peter Garson – Pheasants
Saturday 28 Feb 2015 Loch Ryan
Tuesday 21– Friday 24 April 2015 Lancashire
About the branch
Pat Abery, East Daylesford, Colvend, Dalbeattie, DG5 4QA, Tel 01556 630483
Edmund Fellowes, Judith Mylne, Bobby Smith, Kevin Findlater, Drew Davidson
Dumfries and Galloway recorder:
Nearby branches of the SOC
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Bird recording in this area
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