Field Club Events

Assynt Field Club

WINTER PROGRAMME 2014/15

 Thursday 15th October

Highland Living Landscapes

Mark Foxwell (Scottish Wildlife Trust & CALL Project)

 

Thursday 19th November

The Bone Caves of Inchnadamph – the Story of the Three Bears

Peter Dowswell (Tain & District Field Club)

 

Thursday 17th December

Assynt Through Deep Time

Pete Harrison (North West Highland Geopark Ltd.)

 

Thursday 21st January

Quiz and A.G.M. (followed by wine and cheese)

Preceded by a short presentation by Jackie Mackenzie on the Wester Ross Marine Protection Area.

 

Thursday 18th February

Man’s Part in Shaping our Highland Environment

Malcolm Bangor-Jones

 

Thursday 10th March

Cuckoos

Ben Darvill (British Trust for Ornithology)

                                                           

Thursday 21st April

Butterflying in North East Turkey

Pete & Hilary Moore (Butterfly Conservation – Highland Branch)

 

All indoor meetings begin at 7.45 pm. and are held in the Community Room in Lochinver Village Hall. Refreshments are provided after the talks. Admission for all is £3 (apart from the A.G.M. which is free). Any queries to the Secretary: Gwen Richards (01571 844032) or Chair: Andy Summers (01571 844654/855309).

Report a Sighting

Recent Sightings

Snow Bunting

single bird, Balchladich (Claire Belshaw) (01/12)

Woodcock

five birds flew up from road verge between Little Assynt Tree Nursery and All-abilities car parks (Vickii Campen) (30/11)

Golden Eagle

single bird north of Elphin (Vickii Campen) (30/11)

Moorhen

single bird Loch an Aigeil (DAH) (30/11)

Peregrine

single bird hunting over Clachtoll/Stoer (DAH) (30/11)

Curlew

15 birds over Bay of Stoer (DAH) (30/11)

Red-breasted Merganser

five birds (3 male, 2 female) on river out from Spar car park, Lochinver (Vickii Campen) (28/11)

Goldeneye

single female, Loch Drumbeg (DAH) (27/11)

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