Gwent-Glamorgan Recorders' Forum 2019


The 2019 Forum took place at Newport Holiday Inn on Saturday 19th January. The day was very enjoyable with speakers on a range of topics presenting to over 90 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 where available.




Fungi (Hywel Evans, Glamorgan Fungus Group)


Slime Moulds (Steven Murray, Glamorgan Fungus Group)


Pollinator Research at the National Botanic Garden of Wales (Abigail Lowe, NBGW)


SEWBReC update & AGM (Adam Rowe and Steve Bolchover)


Xylella fastidiosa has arrived in Europe- implications for plant health in the UK (Mike Wilson, National Museum of Wales)


BSBI Atlas in Wales (Barbara Brown, Botanical Society of Britain and Ireland)


The LERC Wales App (Elaine Wright, SEWBReC) [More information about the App]


Greening Our City Project (Elinor Meloy, Innovate Trust)


South Wales Otter Trust (Lee Jenkins)** [SWOT Facebook Group]


Water Voles and Otters of the Gwent Levels (Lowri Watkins Gwent Wildlife Trust & Kerry Rogers Natural Resources Wales)


Aderyn Update: Introducing the Recorder Module (David Slade, SEWBReC)


Honey Buzzards (Steve Roberts, Gwent Ornithological Society)**


**Presentation pdfs for these talks are not available