News and Events

See also our AGM and Members Day calendar

BRISC Annual Conference and AGM - "Marine Biological Recording"

Saturday 14th October, 9:30am - 5:00pm. Field Studies Centre, Millport. See website for more details.

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Dragonfly & Damselfly ID Workshop

Saturday 19th August, 2017 10am. Kincardine Community Centre & Devilla Forest, Fife. Would you like to find out how to identify species of Dragonfly and Damselfly found in Central Scotland? If so, this workshop is for you! No prior experience or skill is necessary as the morning will be spent indoors learning the basics about ID and recording. We will then go to an outdoor location to have the chance to put your skills into practice. Booking essential - see website.

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An introductory spider identification workshop

Saturday 2nd September, 10:30 am - 4 pm. The Ecology Centre, Kinghorn, Fife. Join us as Katty Baird and Alastair Lavery from British Arachnological Society give an introduction to these fascinating creatures and observing them in the field. Places are FREE but limited, so booking is essential by email or call 03451 55 55 55 ext 402 270.


Glasgow Botanics Bioblitz

Saturday 2nd September 2017, 10am-4pm. Have a wild day out in the Glasgow Botanic Gardens! This will be the launch event for our Glasgow Wild Fest, a wildlife garden festival that highlights the amazing wildlife we have in community gardens and green spaces.

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Fungi Identification at RSPB Loch of Strathbeg

Wednesday 6th September, 10:30am-3:30pm, RSPB Loch of Strathbeg. This FREE event will help you understand more about the range of species to be found and give you an introduction to their identification. The event is FREE to attend but booking a place is essential - click email link.

Recording Wildlife

Thursday 14th September, 10:30am-1:00pm, Ugie Estuary, Peterhead. Would you like to be able to identify more of our local wildlife? This FREE event will help you to identify a variety of wildlife that can be seen on a stroll around the north of Peterhead, Aberdeenshire. The event is FREE to attend but booking a place is essential - click email link to book your place.