News

Plant Ecology and Diversity 9(3) June 2016

Date

Sat, 20/05/2017 (All day)

Our publishers forgot to mail this part out to members last year, it should be arriving in the post any day now.


BSS Urban Flora of Scotland project

Location

anywhere in Scotland with a population >1000

Date

Wed, 01/02/2017 (All day) - Tue, 31/10/2017 (All day)

Spring is coming and it's time to brush up your botany. Why not join in with our Urban Flora project?


BSS Student prize awarded

Date

Tue, 24/01/2017 (All day) - Tue, 25/07/2017 (All day)

We are pleased to announce that the 2016 Student Prize has been awarded to Alastair MacLaren for his thesis ‘A Phenotypic and Genotypic analysis of Plantago robusta and Pelargonium cotyledonis’.


Survey: where do you go to see and enjoy nature in Edinburgh?

Leaders

Forest Research

Date

Mon, 24/10/2016 (All day) - Thu, 01/12/2016 (All day)

Forest Research have launched a short interactive mapping survey to collect information on where people go to see and enjoy nature in Edinburgh. They would be very grateful if you could complete this survey if you live or work in Edinburgh, or you have visited this city in the last 12 months.


2016-17 BSS Lecture Programme is now available

Leaders

many and varied

Date

Thu, 01/09/2016 - 18:00 - Wed, 31/05/2017 - 18:00

Our lecture programme is now available and can be downloaded from the 'Activities' page. Please note the later start time of 18:00h


'Plant Ecology and Diversity' is moving up the scientific rankings

Date

Mon, 25/07/2016 (All day)

We're pleased to report that the impact factor of our scientific journal, Plant Ecology and Diversity has increased from 1.766 to 2.349 and it has moved up the rankings of Plant Sciences journals, from 76/204 to 54/209. This journal is received by our Standard Rate members.


AGM of the BSS 19/05/16

Location

Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh

Leaders

Prof John Grace

Date

Thu, 19/05/2016 - 17:30

The AGM of the BSS will be held at 17.30 - 18.00 (approx), preceding Dr Karen Lee's lecture.


Urban Flora of Scotland

Location

Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh

Leaders

Prof. John Grace

Date

Sun, 02/11/2014 - 09:30 - 17:00

Urban Flora of Scotland

You are invited to attend a meeting of the Botanical Society of Scotland to discuss the design and management of The Urban Flora of Scotland. This meeting will be held in the Lecture Theatre of The Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh, starting at 9:30 on Sunday 2nd November 2014.


The Urban Flora of Scotland: a discussion meeting

Leaders

Professor John Grace

Date

Sun, 02/11/2014 (All day)

A meeting was held on Sunday 2nd November to discuss the Urban Flora of Scotland, the following is a summery of the points arising from the meeting provided by John Grace.


BSS AGM 2014 & September Lecture - "Edinburgh’s urban ribbon: the mosses and liverworts of the Water of Leith"

Location

Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh, 20A Inverleith Row, Edinburgh, EH3 5LR

Date

Thu, 18/09/2014 - 17:30

The society welcomes all members to the first AGM following the successful conversion of its charitable status to the new Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation or "SCIO".

Following the AGM will be the September lecture given by renowned bryologist Dr David Chamberlain - "Edinburgh’s urban ribbon: the mosses and liverworts of the Water of Leith".


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