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Machair LIFE+ conference

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Machair LIFE+ conference

Post by Matt T » 02 Aug 2013, 18:11

Bookings are now being taken for the Machair LIFE+ Conference, Thursday 29 August 2013, 9.00-17.00 at Talla an Iochdar, South Uist.

Celebrate all things Machair! 2013 is the last year of the Machair LIFE+ project and this event is part of a celebratory Machair Fest, to look back at the work of the project and the communities involved and to explore what the future holds for this valuable habitat.

The one-day conference will review the work of the Machair LIFE+ project and discuss future policy and support for the machair.

ALSO field trips to RSPB Balranald and harvest at Drimsdale followed by a ceilidh on Friday 30 August and a Mad Machair Tea Party on Saturday 31 August.

Booking is required for some of these events, but there is no charge to attend: http://machairlife.eventbrite.co.uk/

For more information see the bookings website or contact the Machair LIFE+ office on: 01870 603361
Matt Topsfield
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