A visit to Whittinghame Estate; including the arboretum and yew, and a walk along the Whittingehame Water and woodlands. This was the home of Alice Blanche Balfour (1850-1936), Katty has been studying the moths here and comparing her findings with those of Alice.
Katty volunteers at the National Museum of Scotland, mostly organising the moth collection; reach her blog by following the link.
This is a private estate and the owners have kindly allowed us to visit. Please stay with the group.
Check advice page for field trip guidelines. Consider carrying a stick/trekking pole to help negotiating some rough ground or when leaving a path.
Whittingehame Estate *CANCELLED*
Meeting place: by the Estate Office Parking will be confirmed nearer the time, please come back to check.
Leader: Katty Baird
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