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BNA SYMPOISIUM 2012


October 2012 at Moulsham Mill, Chelmsford


Field Workshops


The day began with natural history fieldwork around the meadows of Moulsham Mill’s historic watermill where Professor Benton, Sara Patton, Steve Rutherford, Tom Thomas and Roger Tabor led walks exploring the local riverside wildlife.


We would like to thank guest speaker Richard Mabey for taking part in the 2012 Symposium and for his talk entitled The map and the word: on watching and writing.


Other Speakers included:

Professor Ted Benton,

Author of “Bumblebees” & “Grasshoppers & Crickets

Martin Rapley AKA The Bug Man

Roger Tabor, BNA Chairman



The Talks

Photos: T. Thomas and  R. Tabor

Awards

Right: Later in the day Richard Mabey was presented with the BNA Peter Scott Memorial Award



Below: Professor Ted Benton FBNA received the David Bellamy Award 2012 and the Richard Fitter Memorial Medal was presented to Sara Patton MBNA