Into the wilds…
We have talks on a range of subjects, covering all the phyla – amphibians, reptiles, fish and small invertebrates, through to mammals. Speakers range from students to professionals. Numerous field meetings take place throughout the year, usually visiting local nature reserves in Dorset and Hampshire. The BNSS Museum has many zoological exhibits from around the world.
Upcoming Animals events
Lecture: Big Cat Update18th September 2018 at 7.30pm
Speaker: Jonathan McGowan Focussing on the most recent scientific evidence.
Lecture: Marine wood borers: biodeterioration, biotechnology and biosphere protection22nd September 2018 at 2.30pm
Speaker: Prof Simon Cragg Prof. Cragg works at the Institute of Marine Sciences Laboratories in the School of Biological Science at University of Portsmouth. He will talk about the natural history of marine boring organisms, preservation of wood and modern biotechnical approaches to their study.