Talk at OSME, Norfolk on illegal hunting in Batumi (4th July)
Talk by Oliver Reville: Addressing illegal hunting at Batumi through education and awareness raising
The OSME Summer Meeting and 37th AGM at BTO Headquarters
The OSME Summer Meeting and 37th AGM will be held at BTO Headquarters, Thetford, Norfolk on Saturday 4 July. Doors open 10.00 and talks start at 11.00. Come for coffee and meet old and new friends! Non-members welcome. No attendance charge. The Meeting theme is: Illegal bird killing in the OSME Region
We have again arranged a meal at the Mulberry restaurant in Thetford after the meeting. We hope you will be able to join us. Please contact Nick Moran via email firstname.lastname@example.org or mobile 07778 601996 – from whom further details can also be obtained.
The detailed Programme is as follows.
11.00 Introduction & welcome - Rob Sheldon, OSME Chairman
11.15 The value of bird monitoring - Andy Clements, BTO
12.00 A review of illegal bird killing in The Mediterranean - Anne-Laure Brochet, BirdLife International
12.45 Birds of The Middle East, Arabic Edition - Richard Porter
13.00 Lunch break A range of sandwiches and drinks will be available.
14.00 37th Annual General Meeting
14.30 Addressing illegal hunting at Batumi through education and awareness raising – Oliver Reville
15.15 Short break
15.30 Trapping of falcons and other species in Saudi Arabia - Mohammed Shobrak
16.15 Long running campaign to halt bird killing in Cyprus - Bob Elliot, RSPB
17.00 Drawing of raffle and closing remarks.
17.15 Close of meeting