Change to field meeting at Carbrook Ravine

Friday 13th July 2018 Botanical field meeting at Carbrook Ravine Leader Chris Doar Please note that the meeting point has been changed to 10:00am at the junction of Castlebeck Avenue and Danewood Avenue. For more information, please contact Chris Doar via...

Lichen Meeting Cancelled.

SATURDAY 30 JUNE – SORBY NHS LICHEN MEETING CANCELLED Because of the fire on Saddleworth Moor it has been decided to cancel the lichen meeting to Crowden Great Brook on Saturday 30th June. The fire, which is still spreading, is on an area contiguous with the...

Field meetings in July 2018

Our May field meetings include: 02/07/2018 – Invertebrates at Potwell Dyke Meadows, Southwell, Nottinghamshire 07/07/2018 – Plants at Woodhouse Washlands Nature Reserve 11/07/2018 – Invertebrates around Dunford Bridge 11/07/2018 – Moths at...

Field meetings in May 2018

Our May field meetings include: 26/05/2018 – Botany and birds at Scholes Coppice and Kepples Field 27/05/2018 – Insect “bioblitz” at Manor Allotments, City Road, Sheffield Join us to find out...

Proceedings Volume 1 (1929)

In 1929, the then-named Sorby Scientific Society published its first journal, entitled Proceedings Volume 1. The journal contains interesting papers on a wide variety of subjects. Of particular note is Arthur Whitaker’s paper “Notes on the Birds of the Sheffield...