An Introduction to Pollinating Insects with Strathmore B-Lines (in person)

Friday 15th July, 2022 - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Scotia Seeds, Mavis Bank. Brechin, DD9 6TR

Join Buglife Scotland and Scotia Seeds for an Introduction to Pollinators. Learn how to carry out a Flower Insect Timed (FIT) Count & how to create wildflower habitat at home, taking inspiration from the beautiful grounds at Mavis Bank.

The day will include:

  • Introductions- About Scotia Seeds, and Introducing Buglife Scotland’s Strathmore B-Lines Project
  • Classroom Session– Introducing the different groups of pollinating insects and FIT Counts
  • Break- (Tea/Coffee provided)
  • Field identification session carrying out FIT Counts.
  • Lunch (Please bring a packed lunch)
  • Guided walk around Mavis Bank, taking inspiration for creating pollinator habitat at home.
  • Finish/questions

Spaces are limited and booking is essential

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