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).

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Recent Sightings

Common Dolphin

10+ very active animals off Bay of Stoer (DAH) (30/06)

Harbour Porpoise

Two animals, Loch Kirkaig (DAH) (30/06)

Common Sandpiper

Six birds, Loch Kirkaig (DAH). This will have been a family group. (30/06)

Black-throated Diver

Six birds, Loch Kirkaig (DAH) (30/06)

Harbour Porpoise

Two animals off Achmelvich Bay (DAH) (29/06)

Common Blue Butterfly

Two butterflies on machair, Achmelvich (DAH) (29/06)

Cuckoo

Single bird calling near Achmelvich (DAH) (29/06)

Sand Martin

Six birds feeding over the machair, Achmelvich (DAH) (29/06)

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