SEWBReC Training Courses

Each year SEWBReC (South East Wales Biodiversity Records Centre) run a series of Species Identification Training Workshops.  The aim is to stimulate interest in recording species, and to encourage more volunteers to generate biological records. This year’s workshops are: Wednesday 3rd July – Introduction to Grasses Saturday 7th September – Woodlice Saturday 28th September  –… Read More SEWBReC Training Courses

Bumblebee Conservation Event: Friday 7th June

The Bumblebee Conservation Trust are holding an event on : 7th June, 10am to 4pm at Newport Wetlands The day will include a number of talks and a workshop on conserving bumblebee habitats in Wales, including meadow management, conservation grazing, reen and ditch management, and landscape scale conservation projects. Speakers include MMG Chairman Steph Tyler, Rebecca… Read More Bumblebee Conservation Event: Friday 7th June

The Plight of the Humble Bee – Public Meeting

Thursday April 18th at St. Michael’s Centre, Abergavenny 6.45-9.45pm Abergavenny and Crickhowell Friends of the Earth are promoting The Bee Cause campaign with an open meeting featuring a number of speakers.  Entry is free. Find out all about bees and other pollinators. Learn about their potentially catastrophic decline. Look at ways of supporting pollinators in our gardens.… Read More The Plight of the Humble Bee – Public Meeting

An Evening of Local Birds with the Parish Grasslands Project

Mackenzie Hall, Brockweir at 7.15 pm Thursday 7th March 2013 The Parish Grasslands Project AGM and spring meeting on 7th March, focusses on local birds – species, habitats and making your own observations.  The evening features illustrated talks from MMG chairman Stephanie Tyler on local birds of rivers, farms and woods, and from Sarah Sawyer… Read More An Evening of Local Birds with the Parish Grasslands Project