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The Wildlife Information Centre GIS & Data Officer Vacancy

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic person with knowledge of IT systems and GIS in the environment sector to join The Wildlife Information Centre's small and excellent team. This is a permanent and full time post based in Midlothian, Scotland. Salary £23,000. For full job description and details on how to apply please click the website link below. Deadline for applications is 10 June 2019. Interviews will be held on 17 June 2019.


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UK Pollinator Monitoring Scheme Survery 2019

The UK Pollinator Monitoring Scheme (PoMS) is looking for volunteers across the UK to help with surveying in 2019. See Read more for details.


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An introduction to carrion beetles

Saturday 18th May, 11 am to 4 pm. The Ecology Centre, Kinghorn, Fife. They might have a grisly reputation but carrion beetles are a fascinating group. Come along to this free workshop to find out all about them! No experience necessary. Organised by Fife Nature Records Centre, led by Ashleigh Whiffin (National Museums Scotland / National Silphidae Recording Scheme). Advance booking is essential – see flyer for details.


email: nature.info@fife.gov.uk

Identifying Wild Flower Families - Workshop

Saturday 15th June 2019, 10:30am - 5pm, The Stable Room, Mar Lodge Estate, Braemar, Aberdeenshire. Learn to identify wild flowers through their families. Build your confidence in using keys. BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL. Click website link below for more details.


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email: faithanstey@gmail.com

Identifying Wild Flower Families - Field Meeting

Sunday 16th June 2019, 10:30am - 4:30pm, Braemar, Aberdeenshire, Meeting place tba. Especially for participants (past and present) of the workshops and for anyone else interested in improving their skills and confidence in identifying wild flowers in the field. BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL. Click website link below for details.


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email: faithanstey@gmail.com