Open Day - 2018

 

*** Note New Location ***

 

Please note that Open Day 2018, will be in a new location, St Swithun's School - details and the agenda are below.

 

Atlas price reduction

 

The Hampshire Bird Atlas is still available for purchase and if you come to the HOS Open Day on Saturday 24 March we will have copies for sale at the new, reduced price of £25 (was £35). The Atlas was placed 6th when judged against all other local bird atlases published between 2007 and 2017. The results are given in the latest issue of British Birds. 

 

Agenda

 

Hampshire Ornithological Society Open Day

Saturday, 24th March 2018

St Swithun’s School (SU499296)
 Alresford Rd, Winchester SO21 1HA

 

A meeting of the Hampshire Ornithological Society

Non-members welcome (admission £5)

 

 

12.00

Doors open

 

 

 

Display stands and trade stalls will be available for viewing

13.00

Welcome and introduction

Keith Betton

HOS Chairman

13.05

HOS AGM

 Chris Packham
HOS President

 

The 39th Annual General Meeting of the Hampshire Ornithological Society will be held at 13.05 hours. Only fully paid up members of the Society may vote at the meeting. After the formal business, committee members will be available to answer questions.

13.30

Tracking Cuckoos and other

species on their journeys to Africa

Chris Hewson,
BTO

14.15

The Knepp experience -

rewilding for birds

Charlie Burrell,
Knepp Estate

15.00

Interval
Tea, coffee and cake (and time to chat, view displays etc)

16.00

The John Taverner Memorial
Lecture:  The Wonders of Bird Migration

Professor Ian Newton,
NERC

17.00

Chairman's closing remarks

 

17.10

Close

 

 

For further information, contact Andy Broadhurst,
Telephone 07941 349002; E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.