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The 2017 summer programme can be seen here.

The 2017-18 Winter Programme can be seen here.

The Blodwen Lloyd Binns prize for 2017 was awarded to Martina Quaggiotto for her paper "First investigation of the consumption of seal carcasses by terrestrial and marine scavengers. M.M. Quaggiotto, L. R. Burke, D. J. McCafferty, D. M. Bailey" see TGN 26(3); the prize was awarded at this year’s BLB Lecture on November 1st

Bursaries GNHS & BRISC (Biological Recording in Scotland) buraries for 2017-18: applications are now closed. We expect there will be a further tranche of bursaries on offer later this year; see BRISC website in November / December 2018.

Conference: GNHS and Clyde and Amphibian Reptile Group (CARG) will hold a conference entitled The Amphibians and Reptiles of Scotland: Current Research, Future Challenges on Saturday June 9th 2018 under the auspices of Glasgow Science Festival. Further details in due course.

Conference: River Kelvin - History and Natural History June 6th 2015. Proceedings are now published here

PhotoSCENE 2017-18 − A Natural History Photographic Competition sponsored by Glasgow Natural History Society and the University of Glasgow Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health and Comparative Medicine. The deadline for entries has now passed; but it is likely that a further competion will be held in 2018 − 19; see here for full details

The Flora of Lanarkshire by the late Peter Macpherson is now available at £38.50; order on-line at Nature Bureau bookshop or Members may order at a lower price direct from GNHS.

The Amphibians and Reptiles of Scotland, Chris McInerny and Pete Minting. Published by GNHS; download it free here (PDF, 135Mb)

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