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Moorland Association strategic plan – have your vote at the AGM in May

3rd April 2024

The MA Board would like to thank all those that were able to attend one of the recent members’ evening talks over the last few months here.

Your feedback on the strategic plan will be going to this month’s Board meeting before returning to members so they can vote on it at the AGM in May.

 Moorland Association AGM

Monday 20th May 2024

6pm for 6.30pm

Swinton Park, Masham, Ripon HG4 4JH

The agenda and paperwork for the meeting will be sent to members nearer the time. All members, agents and keepers are welcome to attend, so please join us if you can. If you can’t attend, don’t forget you can send your vote to the Chair in advance.

At the AGM members will also be voting for their new Board members. If you would be interested in applying for a role on the Board do please get in touch with the Chair, Mark Cunliffe-Lister here for an initial chat as soon as possible.

The AGM will also be Mark Cunliffe-Lister’s last formal meeting as Chair so do come and say thank you to him for all the hard work he has done for the Association. The Board will be meeting within a few days of the AGM to vote in, as per our rules, a new Chair from within the Board members.

 

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Did You Know?

75% of Europe’s remaining upland heather moorland is found in the UK – but this area declined alarmingly over the latter part of the last century. The Moorland Association was set up in 1986 to coordinate the efforts of moorland owners and managers to halt this loss, particularly in England and Wales.

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