butterfly

Excursion Programme

2016

May
Sun 15th 11.00am, Cambusnethan Woods LNR, mixed interest. Meet at Garrion Bridges Garden Centre ML2 0RR. Leader: Alison Moss
Thurs 19th 7.00pm, Glasgow Botanic Gardens, mainly trees. Meet at entrance to Kibble Palace NS569 675. Leader: Bob Gray.
Sun 29th 10.30 for 11.00am, RSPB Reserve, Loch Lomond. Guided walk lead by Paula Baker, mixed interest. Meet at Reserve car park. Leader: Alison Moss

June
Sat 11th 10.00am, RSPB Lochwinnoch Bioblitz. Meet at Reserve Visitor CentrePA 12 4JF off A760. Leader: Norman Storie
Tues 14th 6.30 for 7.00pm, Summer Social, Cathedral House Hotel, Cathedral Square, G4 0XA. Contact: Mary Child
Fri 17th-Sun19th Trossachs Weekend. Native woodland restoration. Contact: Bob Gray
Tues 28th 7.15pm, Mystery Meander by Clyde, mixed interest. Meet at Morrison’s car park, Cambuslang. Leader: John Lyth

July
Sat 2rd 11.00am, Overtoun House and Glen, mixed interest. Meet at Overtoun House car park NS 425 761. Leader: James Milner-White. Note change of date from that advertised earlier.
Thurs 7th 7.00pm, Kelvingrove Park, west of River Kelvin, mainly trees. Meet at North end of Kelvin Way NS 571 667. Leader: Bob Gray
Sun 10th 10.30am, Red Kites at Argaty, kites, wild flower meadow. Meet at Lerrocks Farm Cottages. Cost max. £20 – depends on numbers. Contact: George Paterson
Thurs 21st 7.00pm, Cuningar Loop, mixed interest. Guided walk by Eilidh Malcolm, Ranger. Meet at access on Downiebrae Road. Contact: Mary Child

August
Sun 7th 11.00am, Dundonald Links/Gailes Marsh, moths, invertebrates, mixed interest. Moth traps set up by Gill Smart. Meet at Gailes Marsh Reserve, NS323360.Contact: George Paterson
Sun 21st 11.00am, Baron’s Haugh, Dalzell Estate, RSPB reserve, plants, otters. Meet at Baron’s Haugh Reserve car park, NS 756 553, ML1 2TZ. Leader: Alison Moss

September
Sun 4th 11.00am, Neilston area. Mixed interest – plants, insects, spiders. Meet at Leisure Centre/Library car park in centre of Neilston. James Milner-White
Sun 18th 9.00-11.00am, reptiles at east Loch Lomond. Led by Chris McInerny. Meet at Cashel Reserve car park, NS399 940. Contact: George Paterson

October
Sat 8th 13:15 Glasgow Botanic Gardens: Fungal Foray - Prof Roy Watling will lead a foray in the gardens and along the Kelvin (joint with CAFG). Meet at the Kibble Palace – allow time to see the demonstration beforehand 11:00-16:00.
Sat 22nd 11:00 Fungal Foray - Dalbeth (joint with CAFG). Meeting place: St. Peter’s Cemetery car park (NS632627); led by Dick Peebles.

November
Sun 6th 11:00 Alexandra Park: Fungal Foray (joint with CAFG). Meeting Place: Main Gates; leader: Robin Jones

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