Gwent-Glamorgan Recorders' Forum 2018


The 2018 Forum took place at Park Inn Cardiff North on Saturday 20th January 2018. The day was extremely successful, with an excellent group of speakers attracting over 100 delegates. Please see below the programme, including links to some of the talks given during the day.

Click on each title to download a pdf of the presentation.



Mary Gillham's Legacy (Al Reeve)


Cosmeston Country Park: From Grey to Green (Cathy Bolton)


Oil Beetles of Wales (Clare Dinham & Lucia Chmurova)


From Bugs to Slugs (Nick Issac)


SEWBReC Update & AGM (Adam Rowe & Steve Bolchover)


Grassland Fungi Guide (Elsa Wood) [soapbox]

Elsa's book can be purchased online from NHBS.


Our One Planet project (Medi Warburton) [soapbox]


Radyr Hawkweed (Tim Rich) [soapbox]


What's it got to do with mental health? (Paul Seligman) [soapbox]


"Map the Gap" mammal recording project (Deborah Sazer) [soapbox]


Five years of "Square of the Month" (Elaine Wright) [soapbox]


Counting Wintering Waterbirds (Teresa Frost)*

*We are not able to publish Teresa's presentation at this time, but you can learn more about WeBS from the BTO website.


Biodiversity & Recombinant Ecology in Conifer Plantations (Charles Hipkin)


Sampling the delights of Merthyr Common (Mike Wilson & Phoebe Williams)