Foraging Walk in Craigmillar Park, Led by botanist Richard Milne and permaculturalist Nenya Milne.
Meet by entrance to Bridgend Allotments. Walk and forage in Craigmillar Park. Then Cooking and having Lunch together 12:00 – 14:45 at the Liberton Kirk Centre. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to book your place. Events are free (donations to cover room hire are welcome!)
Situated two miles south of Balerno on the edge of the Pentlands, Red Moss is the only lowland raised bog in the City of Edinburgh. The Reserve is managed by the Scottish Wildlife Trust, who have asked the Society to survey the plants, bryophytes and fungi on the reserve. While the experts will be recording, there will be ample opportunity for less experienced enthusiasts to learn from them.
A BioBlitz comprises of a group of scientists, naturalists and members of the public teaming up to discover as many kinds of plants, insects, animals and fungi as possible within a particular locality. Cost £6. No booking required.
This first of two workshops will be an introduction to plant photography using digital cameras followed by practical sessions in the garden. (10.30am-4pm). Bring your camera and a packed lunch. Numbers will be limited to 12. Meet at 10.30 am at the Royal Botanic Garden 20A Inverleith Row Board Room. Enquiries to email@example.com. Please book with Maria.Chamberlain@ed.ac.uk.