<%@LANGUAGE="JAVASCRIPT" CODEPAGE="1252"%> Lancaster and District Birdwatching Society Newsletter
Newsletter of the Lancaster and District Birdwatching Society
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Spring 2005
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Notification to members of the Annual General Meeting
21 March at 7.30 pm in Scotforth Unitarian Church


Review of last year
Election of Officers and Committee (Nominations are required for a new chairman and two new members of the committee)
Financial Report
Discussion of relevant matters

LDBWS indoor meetings
Scotforth Unitarian church at 7.30 pm

28 Feb Woodpeckers of Europe - Gerard Gorman
21 March Norway and Finland - Brayton Holt
25 Apri What Birds know about music- Professor Edward Cowie

RSPB Local Members Group Events

Sat 12 Feb Wild Goose Chase
Meet 9.30am - Conder Green Picnic Area

Fri 4 March
White Wings over the Arctic and the Indian Ocean, Gordon Yates. Presented at 7.30pm Scorton Community School.

Sun 30 March North Wales Coast.
Meet 12noon Llanfairfechan sea front

Sun 24 April Marbury Country Park.
Meet 9.30am in the pay & display car park at the country park SJ 655704.

Wed 27 April Lune Walk.
Meet 9.30am.Kingsway car park, Lancaster.

Sun 15 May Old Moor RSPB Reserve.
Coach outing. £12. Book at least 6 weeks before with Mrs. E.Harrison 01524 412349.

Sun 22 May Borrowdale. Meet 9.30am. NV 607014

Thu 2 Jun Woolston Eyes SSSI. Meet 10.30am at the reserve.
Leave M6 at junct.21, take A57 (Manchester Rd.), very shortly turn into Weir Lane, park by no.3 bed. There is a small entry charge.

Sun 5 June Barbondale. Meet 9.30am at Barbon Church.
SD 631825.

Wed 22 Jun Foulney Island. Meet 9.30am at the car park, Foulney Island
(along the road to Roa Island) SD 234657.

The Wildlife Trust Working Parties

These are on Sundays starting at 10.00hrs

Heysham 6 February 6 March
Warton Crag 27 February

North Lancs Naturalists Group meetings
Scotforth Unitarian 7.30pm

11 Feb Butterflies of Malham Tarn - Terry Whitaker
11 March Cumbria Hedgerows survey

Heysham Nature Reserve
Saturday 30 April or Sunday 1 May 05

Introduction to Bird Censusing.
Techniques followed by two Field Days on 14 and 21 May 05.
Contact Reuben Neville (Warden) (07979 652138) for more details.
Booking essential as numbers are limited. There is no charge

Sat 7 May 05
Ringing demonstration. 0700-100hrs. All welcome.

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