Yate & Sodbury District

Earth Sciences and Geology

All face to face meetings are currently suspended following Covid-19 restrictions
Online meetings for June, July and August have been scheduled, see below

We have started up an on-line version of our monthly meetings. We hold these at 3pm on the first or second Tuesday each month, with on-line calls opening 15 minutes earlier for people to join.
Come and learn about nature, climate, geology and the evolution of creatures and plants. We begin each meeting as before, discussing topical news items in Earth Science. Then a member of the group will lead the main theme. No prior knowledge assumed, open to all U3A members.

Contact Patrick Mills via the message link on this page.

Dates for your Diary
Tue Oct 6th 3pm -- On Carboniferous flora and pre-dinosaur animals.

How turbulent changes in climate shaped the biodiversity of the period. We look at early plants, trees and coal; then we delve into the far-reaching evolutionary split between the amphibian line, the reptile line, and the mammals-to-be.
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