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Welcome: This website is dedicated to the wildlife and activities of the Scottish Wildlife Trust Members Centre in Fife and Kinross.




  WHERE TO SEE WILDLIFE in Fife and Kinross

Fife and Kinross reserve map Bankhead Moss, Peat InnFife Ness Muir, CrailKilminning Coast, CrailWest Quarry Braes, CrailBarnyards Marsh, KilconquharLielowan Meadow, near SalineCullaloe, AberdourCarlingnose, QueensferryFleecefaulds Meadow, CeresDumbarnie Links, Largo Bay

The purpose of these pages is to keep our members informed of what is happening in our Members Centre area and at the same time to tell everyone about wildlife in our part of Scotland

In these pages you will find details of our reserves, our programme of events, contact details, and our newsletter (FAWN).

For the latest MC news, please don't forget to read the Announcements panel on the right and visit the Events page (link to the left).

Subject: Bankhead Moss - Working Party

Volunteer working party outing for the S.W.T reserve at Bankhead Moss?The plan would be to meet at 10.00hrs on Saturday 27th May at the reserve for some sapling clearance for a couple of hours (weather permitting), and possibly also cutting back some bracken shoots. Tools will be provided, if volunteers could bring their own gloves (I have a few spare pairs), wellies and suitable outdoor clothing.

Would any volunteers please contact me direct or give me a call if they have any queries.

Regards,Bruce Henderson (Mob 07976 509826)


Announcements

Next meetings:

 

Saturday 13 May 2pm Outing: Bankhead Moss  

A visit to one of the few raised peat bogs in Fife. Dragonflies and damselflies. Peatland plants including sunddews and sphagnum mos. Stout footwear/wellingtons advisable.

Limited parking at the reserve NO 447 103, otherwise park on the roadside at Peat Inn.


Wednesday 21 June 7pmOuting: Pond dipping at Clatto Reservoir Children welcome but must be accompanied by an adult. Bring nets

Meet at the car park at Clatto Reservoir at NO 365 078, about three quarters of a mile up the access road.

 

Saturday 1 July 1:30pm Outing: Plants and butterflies : A short walk and clumb along the coastal path to the spectacular setting of Kincraig Head

Meet at the car park at the entrance to Shell Bay NO 469 005

 

Saturday 12 August 2pm: Outing: Dragonflies and peatland plants.

Portmoak Moss is a raised bog near Loch Leven and was covered in a conifer plantation until 2005.

Meet at the parking area on the access track off the B920 just south of Scotlandwell at NO183 015

  

Contact Paul Blackburn for details: 01382 542826