The AGM of the Loch Lomond Angling Improvement Association will be held on Saturday 7 February 2015 at the large Lecture Theatre, Boyd Orr Building, Glasgow University. The Boyd Orr building is located of University Avenue close to its junction with Byres Road, Glasgow. The post code for those driving is G12 8QQ.
Doors will open at 11:30am and in a change to the traditional format there will be 4 guest speakers preceding our meeting. Presentations will commence at 11:45am and each contributor will be provided with a 10 minute slot with a further 10 minutes provided for questions from the floor.
The following 4 guest speakers have been invited to address members:
- Professor Colin Adams, Glasgow University (SCENE) who will speak about smolt and lamprey research on the Lomond system,
- Mr Travis Van Leeuwen who will provide an update on his doctorial research into sea trout on Loch Lomond,
- Mr Robert Younger who will speak about the Clyde Estuary conservation zone,
- Ms Hannele Honkanen who will talk about the Lomond smolt tracking project.
The Committee believe this is a great opportunity for members to learn more about their system and to question individuals who are genuine experts in their field.
Anyone unable to attend the first part of the AGM should note that the full meeting is scheduled to commence at 2pm. Members will have an opportunity to pay their fees between 1:30pm and 2pm prior to the annual meeting.
The Annual Report, Agenda and Admission Tickets will be delivered to members very shortly. Only full members may attend the meeting. New members will be admitted on production of their membership cards.