Wildlife and Soils That Call Scotland Home

Come and meet scientists from the RSPB and James Hutton Institute to delve into the soils and wildlife of Scotland's farmland, then try your hand at birdcake making, potato sorting and soil sampling.

Wildlife and Soils That Call Scotland Home

About Wildlife and Soils That Call Scotland Home

18th April 2019
10am – 4pm | Drop-in
Dynamic Earth
112 - 116 Holyrood Gait, Edinburgh Old Town EH8 8AS
Free with admission
Event organiser/part of Edinburgh Science Festival
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Ever thought about where your morning bowl of porridge comes from? Or which birds and wildlife make our farmland their home? With 75% of the UK's land used for agriculture, what happens on this land is vital for us and for wildlife. Come and meet scientists from the RSPB and James Hutton Institute to delve into the soils and wildlife of Scotland's farmland. Try your hand at birdcake making, potato sorting and soil sampling.

All ages.

Presented by Dynamic Earth

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