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DMG Meeting and AGM

Posted by on Aug 5, 2019 in Uncategorised | 0 comments

The next meeting of the DMG and the AGM will be held at the Glenmoriston Memorial Hall, Invermoriston at 6pm on Wednesday 14th August 2019. If you would like to attend or wish to have an item added to the Agenda please contact linzi@caorann.com. Agenda

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DMG Open Evening & Presentation

Posted by on Mar 1, 2019 in Uncategorised | 0 comments

Members of the local community are invited to come along to an event being held by Glenmoriston Deer Management Group – please see flier below. As well as finding out more about the work of the Group, there will be a presentation on Deer and their Management. The evening will start at 7.47pm at the Craigmonie Centre, Drumnadrochit and refreshments will be available. If you would like to find out more please contact the Secretary at linzi@caorann.com. Flier for DMG...

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Chronic Wasting Disease

Posted by on Feb 20, 2019 in Uncategorised | 0 comments

Chronic Wasting Disease, (CWD), also known as Cervid Wasting Disease, is a highly infectious, fatal disease which has devastated some populations of wild and farmed deer in North America. CWD has very recently been diagnosed in Scandinavia in a reindeer and also in moose. The risk of CWD entering the UK is therefore likely to have increased now the disease is present in Europe. CWD is caused by a prion, a mutant folded protein, and belongs to the same group of diseases as scrapie, which affects sheep and goats, and “mad cow disease”, (bovine spongiform encephalopathy or “BSE”). This group of...

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Ticks and Lyme Disease

Posted by on Feb 20, 2019 in Uncategorised | 0 comments

All those working in and visiting the countryside should be aware of tick bites and the risks of contracting Lyme Disease. Downloadable Leaflets are available on-line.

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Meeting March 2019

Posted by on Feb 20, 2019 in Uncategorised | 0 comments

  The next meeting of the DMG will be held on 26th March at 6pm. Please note the new venue of the Craigmonie Centre, Drumnadrochit.   The Craigmonie Centre is located in the Village of Drumnadrochit, Inverness-shire and is approximatley 14 miles south from Inverness. Follow signs to Glen Urquhart High School or Craigmonie Centre. The postcode is IV63 6XA All meetings are open and members of the public are very welcome to attend. Please let the Secretary Linzi Seivwright (linzi@caorann.com) know if you would like to attend or if you would like to have an issue raised on your behalf....

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