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Date
12.10.19
Start time
10:30
End time
13:00
Kelvin Hall, University of Glasgow, 1445 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8AW
Scotland branch

A symposium on biodiversity in Scotland aiming to inspire the study, maintenance and enhancement of biodiversity, followed by the Scotland branch AGM


Event outline

The Royal Society of Biology in Scotland is hosting a symposium on biodiversity in Scotland. A series of presentations will explore a range of habitats in Scotland including rivers, woodland and our cities.

The aim of this event is to develop biodiversity awareness and to inspire the study, maintenance and enhancement of biodiversity.

The event will be followed by the RSB in Scotland AGM. The AGM is a chance for members and non-members to come together to talk to the committee and hear about updates in their activities and finances, and to plan for the year ahead. An agenda for the AGM will be available to download from this page shortly.

Timings and speakers

10:30 Registration and refreshments
11:00 Introduction
11:10 Professor Nigel Willby, University of Stirling
11:40 Charles Dundas, Woodland Trust, Scotland
12:10 Toby Wilson, RSPB Scotland
12:40 Discussion
13:00 RSB in Scotland AGM

For more information on the talks, download the full programme here.

Cost and booking

This event is free to attend and open to all, however only RSB members will be able to vote in the AGM. Advance booking is essential and can be done through the link at the top of the page.

Contact

For event enquiries, please contact the event organiser Dr Jacqueline Nairn at jn37@st-andrews.ac.uk
For booking and website queries, please contact Harriet McAra at regions@rsb.org.uk or on 020 3925 3445.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

This event is approved by the Royal Society of Biology for purposes of CPD and may be counted as 9 CPD credits.

Find out about other Biology Week 2019 events on our calendar!

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