Events and Talks
Events May and June 2018
• Thursday 24 May 10am-12 noon or later. Glen Moss walk
An easy walk on a Scottish Wildlife Trust reserve led by ranger Gill Martin.
The reserve has areas of marshland, woodland and wet heath with open water and sheltered, shallow pools. It is a natural haven for songbirds, waterfowl, amphibians and insects.
Meet at 10am at the entrance to the reserve at grid reference NS363698.
You’ll find directions to Kilmacolm on the Trust’s website. From Kilmacolm centre, cross Bridge of Weir Road into Moss Road, turn right into Gillburn Road and right into Gowkhouse Road. Proceed up the hill on Gowkhouse Lane to meet Glenmoston Road at the top where the reserve is located.
Contact David Palmar at firstname.lastname@example.org
• Sunday 24 June 9.30am-4pm. Isle of May visit
The Isle of May is home to large colonies of puffins, guillemots, razorbills and shags. There is a permanent colony of approximately 150 seals as well as the chance to see porpoises, dolphins and the odd whale. BOOKING ESSENTIAL and must be done directly through Anstruther Pleasure Cruises (http://www.isleofmayferry.com/).
Meet at Anstruther harbour (beside lifeboat station) KY10 3AA.
Contact Ann Brackenridge 0141 339 0890
Want to do practical conservation work?- contact email@example.com. or David Shenton (Strathkelvin) 0141 776 5506..
Found an injured bird or animal? Contact Hesselhead Wildlife Rescue Centre, Beith, Ayrshire 01505 502415.