News & Events

Curracag Annual General Meeting

The 2019 Curracag AGM will be held on Thursday 17th January 2019, 7.30pm
Dark Island Hotel, Liniclate, Benbecula

The AGM will be an opportunity for members (new and old) to learn about the plans for the future and participate in the discussion.

An agenda for the AGM will be available shortly and will published on the Curracag website.

Please come along and help us make the islands natural history thrive.

New and old members are equally welcome to come along and renew their membership on the evening.

Hope to see you there!

Curracag Winter Talks Programme

The programme of winter talks organised by Curracag, the Outer Hebrides Natural History Society runs from October to March each year.
Following the success of last years programme we have had to move to a new venue, so please note that we will now be using the Dark Isles Hotel in Liniclate, Benbecula and not Lews Castle College.

Talks are usually held on the second Thursday of each month and begin at 7.30pm.

Curracag members free, non-members £2

14 February 2018

Title to be confirmed


New Publications

Hebridean Naturalist 18

The 2018 journal of Curracag the Outer Hebrides Natural History Society.
Edited by Chris Johnson.

Articles in this issue include:-

  • Sea-slugs of the Western Isles
  • A quest for pollinators on the Uists and Benbecula
  • The Emerald Damselfly
  • How long do inter-tidal species persist in rock pools?

Published in November 2018. 101pp.

Price is £7.50 plus P&P (journal is free to fully paid up members).
Please visit the Curracag website for further information.

Volume 17 and some of the earlier issues of the Hebridean Naturalist and the Flora of St Kilda are also available for purchase from the website.

You can see the contents of all the issues of the Hebridean Naturalist on the Outer Hebrides Natural History Bibliography website.


Outer Hebrides Algae and Outer Hebrides Fungi

OHBR algae website

Outer Hebrides Algae and Outer Hebrides Fungi

OHBR fungi website

These two websites will be off-line for 48 hours for routinue maintenace. We apologise for any inconvenience