Family Fun Day: CELEBRATING NATURE

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Join our 'big event' on Saturday 28th September in the Fingal Centre, Portree High School.

An exciting line-up of talks, walks, debates, activities and displays to fill the day with something for everyone.

10.30am – 5pm
“Venue” programme: (times approximate)

11.00      Fish Farming – debate with representatives of the industry and
               environmental interests.
13.00      Mammals in Skye with Roger Cottis
14.00      Scottish Fossils: the Skye Story with geologist Prof Nigel Trewin
1515       Creeping Toad’s Parade and Poems
1530       Presentation of prizes for SLEF Photography Competition
1545       Keynote Address: Jean Urquhart MSP
1600       Local Bio-diversity Action Plan – introduction and discussion about the                        review of the Document, facilitated and led by Jonathan Willet, Highland                          Council Biodiversity Officer.

All Day:
Biodiversity Marketplace: lots of displays and stands with information and advice
Photographic Competition: display of all entries
Wild Words and Wacky Crafts: with Gordon Maclellan aka ‘Creeping Toad’ –       create poems, books and masks as never before!
Environmental Puppets: make your own puppet and tell a story with Lucy               from Eden Court
Bird watching Walks: hints on identification and recording techniques                     with BTO experts

Raffle - great prizes!            Craig’s Skye Roasted Coffee

Skye and Lochalsh Environment Forum would like to thank the following organisations for their support:
Scottish Natural Heritage
The European Agriculture fund for Rural Development. Europe investing in rural areas
Leader
RSPB
The Highland Council
The Scottish Government
Skye & Lochalsh Environment Forum, The Old Police Station, Isleornsay, Sleat, Isle of Skye, Scotland IV43 8QR

Skye and Lochalsh Environment Forum is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SC040820).

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