The Conchological Section organises a number of field meetings each year to record molluscs in terrestrial, freshwater and marine habitats.  


Photos: Rockpooling during the YNU Conchological Section's joint field meeting at Cayton Bay with the YNU Marine and Coastal Section in October 2011 (left) and mollusc ID training for Leeds University MSc students in May 2012 (right).

Mollusc Section Events

14th April 2018 - Conchological Field Meeting

Field visit to Ripon Parks SSSI.

5th May 2018 - Conchological Field Meeting

Field meeting to Leavening Brow in VC61.

8th September 2018 - Conchological Field Meeting

Field meeting to Ellers Spring SSSI and Thornton Dale.

27th October 2018 - Conchological Section AGM

Annual General Meeting of the Conchological section.

Molluscs Section Menu

Some Yorkshire Slugs

Photographs of some Yorkshire slugs


The Yorkshire Conchological Society: membership and contacts.


News from the Conchological Section

Links and Downloads

Species checklists and useful websites


Conchological Section Events


Notes on mollusc distribution in Yorkshire

The Yorkshire Conchological Society

History of the Yorkshire Conchological Society

Our Records

Explore our records on the NBN Gateway interactive map