Events

Summer excursions 2022

Tuesday meetings are usually held in the evening. Saturday outings last all day and may be by bus (£20) or in private cars. All details are circulated to members.

For further details please contact the secretary on enquiry@dundeenaturalists.org.uk

Tuesday 3rd MayTrottick Ponds, Dundee
Tuesday 17th MayInvergowrie Burn   Joint with BSS
Saturday 28th MayPortmoak Moss and RSPB Loch Leven ( Vane Farm)
Saturday 11th JuneGlen Lethnot
Tuesday 14th JuneCaird Park, Dundee  joint with BSS
Saturday 16th JulyDeeside Railway Path, Banchory
Tuesday 9th AugustCarsegowniemuir BBQ
Sunday 21st AugustBarry Buddon joint outing
Saturday 10th SeptemberThe Hermitage, Dunkeld

Any changes in the situation will be notified here, on our Facebook page and by emailing members.

Membership is open to all with an interest in the natural world. See the Join us page for details.

Past events

Winter meetings 2021-22

Due to continuing uncertainty over COVID-19, no indoor meetings were held this season, all meetings were on Zoom.

Indoor Winter meetings are normally held on Tuesday evenings in the Dalhousie Building, University of Dundee, Old Hawkhill, DD1 5EN.

DateDetails
Tuesday 12th October 2021Green Roofs Apithanny Bourne
Tuesday 26th October 2021Lesser Black-backed Gull tracking programme
Hayley Douglas
Tuesday 9th November 2021Conserving Native Caledonian Pine Forests in Scotland; case study of the Pine Hoverfly
Ellen Rotheray
Tuesday 23rd November 2021The BSBI Rough Squad (Joint with BSS)
Jim Mcintosh
Tuesday 14th December 2021Botanising in the Swiss Engadine Lyn Jones
Tuesday 11th January 2022Dundee Botanic Garden Kevin Frediani
Tuesday 25th January 2022Members’ Night
Tuesday 8th February 2022Solitary Bees Gavin Ramsay
Tuesday 22nd February 2022South American Mammals Wayne Gourlay
Tuesday 8th March 2022Dendrochronology Rob Wilson
Tuesday 22nd March 2022AGM

In addition we planned a series of Saturday walks, about once a month so that we could physically meet up outdoors.

Summer meetings 2021

We held some socially-distanced evening walks, after Covid restrictions eased a little.

DatePlace
Tuesday 4th May 2021Lower Dighty, Monifieth  
Tuesday 18th May 2021Keptie Pond, Arbroath, Recording meeting, joint with BSS
Tuesday 1st June 2021Balgay Hill, Dundee, Recording meeting, joint with BSS
Tuesday 15th June 2021Monifieth seafront, Recording meeting, joint with BSS
Saturday 26th June 2021Orchid Meadow, Clunie, Blairgowrie
Tuesday 6th July 2021Kinnaird and Guardswell
Saturday 24th July 2021Tayfield Estate
Tuesday 17th August 2021Carsegowniemuir Quarry barbecue
Saturday 21st August 2021Tentsmuir Point
Saturday 18th September 2021Templeton Woods, fungal foray

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