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Orthoptera Special Interest Group

Wednesday, November 11, 2020 - 14:00

Venue: This year will be a video conference in line with Covid-19 restrictions

Convenor: Björn Beckmann

Annual day of talks and exhibits about grasshoppers and relatives, from biology, ecology and conservation to photography and wildlife art.  

Registration: Attendance is free but registration is required by sending an email to If you would like to give a talk, please provide a title and suggested length (up to 20 minutes).

Talks will include: “The establishment of high altitude populations of Roesel's bush-cricket” (Karim Vahed), “The Re-introduction of the Large Marsh Grasshopper into Norfolk” (Stuart Green), and “Effects of seasonal weather on cricket colonisation rates” (Björn Beckmann).  Suggestions for further talks or speakers very welcome.

Full programme to follow.

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