FORTHCOMING FIELD TRIPS
Sunday 29 January. Ormsary. Led by Stuart Crutchfield (contact details: phone 01880 770267, email stucrutchfieldgmailcom ). Meet at the Ormsary Estate Office car park (grid ref NR741724) at 10.00 hrs. Please bring your own lunch.
Saturday 2 February. Walk to Port Ramsay, Lismore. Led by David Jardine (contact details: phone 01546 510200, email dcjardinebtinternetcom ). Meet at the Appin Hall car park (grid ref NM938459) on the A828 at 09.30 hrs. Please bring a packed lunch and let David know if you hope to attend.
FORTHCOMING INDOOR MEETINGS.
The next indoor meeting will be the Spring Meeting on Saturday 4 March 2017 in the Royal Marine Hotel, Hunter Quay, Dunoon
0930 Doors open, coffee and tea
0950-1000 Welcome and introduction – Mike Harrison
1000-1030 Recent bird sightings and photographs – Jim Dickson
1030-1100 Wildlife crime – Police Scotland
1130-1215 Wildlife of the Serengeti – Zul Bhatia
1215-1230 BTO survey updates – Nigel Scriven
1230-1400 Lunch (available in hotel)
1400-1430 Talk by BTO Scotland
1430-1500 Argyll Bird Club rookery survey – David Jardine
1530-1600 Conservation issues – David Palmar
1600-1610 Sawing off the branch – Nigel Scriven
1610-1630 Raffle and closing remarks
The autumn indoor meeting, including the Annual General Meeting of the club, will be held on Saturday 4 November 2017 at the Cairnbaan Hotel, near Lochgilphead. The programme will be posted in June 2017.