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BDS Spring Meeting

Saturday, 28 March 2020
9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Event Category:
All Saints’ Church
Market Square, High Street
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire PE29 3NR United Kingdom
Venue Phone:
07421 117 112


As a results of the COVID-19 pandemic the decision has been made to cancel this year’s Spring Meeting. We apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Below is the list of talks we had planned and how you can find out more about the speakers and their work now the event has been cancelled.

NatHistCam Project with Duncan Mackay. A project to study the natural history of Cambridge. Link to the project.

Great Fen Dragonflies; past, present and future with Henry Stanier (Great Fen Monitoring & Research Officer, Wildlife Trust). A vast fenland landscape between Peterborough and Huntingdon with a dramatic and fascinating history. Link to site’s webpage.

Rewilding in West Norfolk with John Ebbage (Natural England). Wild Ken Hill is a project to return 1,500 acres of Norfolk land back to nature letting it become wild. Link to the project.

Introducing Adrian Riley’s new book: Dragons and Damsels – a colour photographic identification guide par excellence with Hugh D. Loxdale (DPhil, MBE, Entomologist). Link to book information.

BDS Project Updates with Eleanor Colver and Fiona McKenna (BDS Officers). Keep an eye on BDS website for news and updates.

How hot is that butterfly? Understanding the impacts of temperature on British butterflies with Dr Andrew Bladon  (Research Associate, Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge). Link to project information.

Using Museum Collections to Track Changes Into the Past. Presented by Matthew Hayes (Research Assistant at the University Museum of Zoology, Cambridge). Link to project information.