Date: Saturday 13th February 2016
Time: 10.30am – 4.30pm
Venue: Roots and Shoots, Walnut Tree Walk, Lambeth, SE11 6DN
Dr Deepa Senapathi, Research Fellow from the Centre for Agri-Environmental Research, University of Reading, will speak about the ‘Impact of historic land use on pollinator communities’.
Dr Richard Gill, lecturer in the Faculty of Natural Sciences, Imperial College, London, works on the impact of stressors in the environment on insect pollinators and the evolution of social strategies. He will present some of his recent studies.
Norman Chapman is a beekeeper from Wimbledon, a retired electronics engineer and a member of the Queckett Microscopical Club. He has recently published a book including many of his beautiful detailed drawings of pollen grains, together with details of the plants producing them. He will talk about the beauty of pollen.
See Spring Meeting for more details.