The Society meets in a spirit of friendship and goodwill to share in all aspects of natural history, geology, the countryside, its scenery, its flora and fauna, its use, its buildings, its history, the activities of its inhabitants, etc. Almost nothing is excluded.
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14th March 2014
Conserving our Red Squirrels
Speaker: Stewart Sutcliffe
The Ambleside Parish Centre, Vicarage Road, Ambleside, (adjacent to St Mary's church)
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The talk will cover the anatomy, life-cycle and behaviour of red squirrels, and the threats to them. Learn how red squirrels have been saved from the brink of extinction in Grasmere where there is now a thriving population.