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Y: Annual General Meeting
October 26, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Meeting place – In the main car parks at Harlow Carr at SE 28192 54023 (SatNav 53.98157 -1.57189). Enter via the green gate in the main car park south of the main buildings or through the main entrance stating you are with the Yorkshire Fern Group and make you way to the Bramall Learning Centre, the Jubilee Room.
Food – Packed lunch or pub grub
Notes – Our usual informal social get together to talk anything ferny. Bring anything you think might interest others, plants, pictures etc; or which you hope others can help with and advise on.
10.00 – Classroom open to set up plant sales, and discuss topics of interest over a cup of coffee.
10.30 – Activity/ talks to be arranged – including reports from monitoring coordinators.
12.30 – Lunch – Pub grub or packed lunch or even Betty’s
14.00 – AGM
15.30 – Tea, members’ slides, plant sales
YFG Monitoring Groups
A new development of the YFG is to take a more active role in fern conservation as part of our activities. We have identified a number of projects where monitoring is needed. These are each headed by a coordinator. As these monitoring activities can be weather dependant or may develop as time goes on, it is often not possible to book dates in this programme. Hence we adopt the principle that, if you are interested in helping, please contact the coordinators directly and they will keep you informed of dates and activities during the year. The coordinators and the species they deal with are:
Woodsia ilvensis (Teesdale)
Laurence Sutton firstname.lastname@example.org
Osmunda regalis (Askham Bog) and Asplenium marinum (Hull) Yvonne Golding – email@example.com
Moonwort (Swaledale) and Pillwort (Strensall and Skipwith) Barry Wright – firstname.lastname@example.org
Polystichum lonchitis (Dales)
Bruce Brown – email@example.com
Vandenboschia (Trichomanes) speciosum (Bell Bank and others) Jesse Tregale – firstname.lastname@example.org
Steve Hindle – email@example.com