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Events (Conferences, fairs etc)

Professional events, conferences, fairs etc held for the countryside, arboriculture, wildlife, ecology and conservation sectors.

There are a lot of Celebration Days in the countryside, conservation and environment sectors throughout the world, for example Tick Prevention Week starting 1 April in the UK is to raise awareness regarding the dangers of tick bites, and how to reduce the chance of infection. A useful thought for all outdoor types. Have a look at the list on Naturenet.


 


30/03/2017    The future of UK agriculture policy    1 Day

London, Westminster Forum Projects. Contact: info@forumsupport.co.uk http://c-js.info/2jQwM6r

In the context of Brexit, this timely seminar will bring together policymakers and key stakeholders to discuss the future agriculture policy in the UK and priorities for moving forwards from the Common Agricultural Policy.


30/03/2017    Grow Your Fundraising Skills – for gardens and other museums    1 Day

Chelsea Physic Garden, London, Botanic Gardens Education Network. Contact: info@bgen.org.uk http://c-js.info/2mbimhX


31/03/2017    Grey Squirrel Management    1 Day

Combe Sydenham, Monksilver, Somerset, TA4 4JG, The Farming & Wildlife Advisory Group. Contact: 01823 660 684 info@FWAGsw.org.uk http://c-js.info/2n5NSOK


31/03/2017    The Mammal Society 63rd Spring Conference & AGM    3 Days

Robinson College, University of Cambridge, The Mammal Society. Contact: 02380010984 events@themammalsociety.org http://c-js.info/2cBZfJW


01/04/2017    The Mammal Society's 63rd Spring Conference    2 Days

Robinson College - University of Cambridge, The Mammal Society. Contact: 02380010984 training@themammalsociety.org http://c-js.info/2cBZfJW


03/04/2017    Scottish Ecology, Environment and Conservation Conference    2 Days

University of Aberdeen, SNH. Contact: http://c-js.info/2j1mDoq

The conference is primarily for PhD, Masters and advanced undergraduate students. Find more information here.


03/04/2017    Highland Biodiversity Conference 2017    1 Day

SNH HQ at Great Glen House, Inverness, Highland Environment Forum. Contact: highlandenvironmentforum@gmail.com http://c-js.info/2loXeDf


04/04/2017    Invertebrate & Early Pioneer Species Conservation through Heathland Creation    1 Day

Binnegar Quarry, Puddletown Road, Dorset, Nature After Minerals. Contact: 01767 693308 conservation-advice@rspb.org.uk http://c-js.info/2m7d7C4


05/04/2017    ICF National Conference 2017: Trees, People and the Built Environment 3    2 Days

University of Birmingham, Institute of Chartered Foresters. Contact: http://c-js.info/2dJQccV


11/04/2017    Conserving the mountain chicken frog: the impact of chytridiomycosis under scrutiny    1 Day

Huxley Lecture Theatre, Main Meeting Rooms, ZSL London Zoo, ZSL. Contact: 0207 449 6227 jennifer.howes@zsl.org http://c-js.info/2jRMyxD


12/04/2017    Committee on Air Pollution Effect Research (CAPER) Conference 2017    3 Days

Newcastle, Centre for Ecology & Hydrology/ CAPER/ Newcastle University. Contact: http://c-js.info/2mXrj22

This air pollution conference is for researchers, regulators, air quality/ air pollution consultants, policy makers, PhD students; from £50


26/04/2017    Joint non-native invasive species meeting between Highland, Moray and Aberdeenshire    1 Day

Elgin Youth Centre, Inverness, Highland Environment Forum. Contact: highlandenvironmentforum@gmail.com www.highlandenvironmentforum.info/news.asp?intent=viewstory&newsid=87495


27/04/2017    Next steps for natural environment policy in England    1 Day

Central London, Westminster Forum Projects. Contact: jonny.roberts@westminsterforumprojects.co.uk http://c-js.info/2jac6FL


27/04/2017    Public Bodies and Lowland Deer Management     1 Day

Battleby, near Perth, SNH. Contact: 01738 458555 sgp@snh.gov.uk www.c-js.info/2jAR7zt

This event will enable discussion and an exchange of information about the management of lowland deer, compliance with the Deer Code, development and adoption of Best Practice, practical delivery, and delivery of public interests.


27/04/2017    ICF North Scotland: Hardwood Development for North Scotland - Progress & Options    1 Day

Kiltarlity Village Hall, Beauly, IV4 7HH, Institute for Chartered Foresters. Contact: http://c-js.info/2mY44EL


27/04/2017    Providing national white-clawed crayfish havens through minerals restoration    1 Day

Threshfield Quarry, nr Skipton, Nature After Minerals. Contact: 01767 693308 conservation-advice@rspb.org.uk http://c-js.info/2m7d7C4


29/04/2017    TWIC Spring Conference: Farming and Biodiversity in Scotland - an Essential Partnership    1 Day

Brunton Hall, Musselburgh (East Lothian), The Wildlife Information Centre (TWIC). Contact: 01875 825968 natalie@wildlifeinformation.co.uk www.wildlifeinformation.co.uk

The Spring Conference is a chance for recorders to get together at the start of the season to share news and to enjoy an interesting programme of talks. The theme this time is farmland biodiversity. The event is free, but BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL. Go to http://c-js.co.uk/2n2TaNs to book.


03/05/2017    British Hydrological Society Peter Wolf Symposium 2017    2 Days

Wallingford, British Hydrological Society/Centre for Ecology & Hydrology. Contact: http://c-js.info/2n5vaXG

This Symposium is for hydrology consultants & policy makers, water utilities, PhD students and early career researchers. From £75.


04/05/2017    PCA Annual Conference & AGM 2017    1 Day

The Slate Conference Centre, Warwick University, Coventry, Cambridge CV4 7SH, Property Care Association. Contact: 0844 375 4301 Sue@property-care.org http://c-js.info/2mXFvI9


09/05/2017    4th IRF European Ranger Congress 2017     5 Days

Litomerice, Czech Republic , International Ranger Federation. Contact: www.erc2017.org/


12/05/2017    The ARB Show    2 Days

Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Tetbury, Gloucestershire GL8 8QS, Arboricultural Association. Contact: www.trees.org.uk/The-ARB-Show


17/05/2017    Natural capital accounting at the local and landscape scale: an introduction    1 Day

Peterborough, Ecosystems Knowledge Network. Contact: 0333 240 6990 http://c-js.info/2iPinYZ

These seminars will introduce the process of accounting for the value of the natural environment at the local and landscape scale. £55 to £85. Delivered in association with environmental economists at Aecom.


23/05/2017    Wood Meadow & Pastures    2 Days

Sheffield Hallam University, South Yorkshire Biodiversity Research Group (SYBRG). Contact: info@hallamec.plus.com http://c-js.info/2mXULVF


25/05/2017    State of the World's Plants Symposium 2017    2 Days

Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Royal Botanic Gardens. Contact: sotwp@kew.org http://c-js.info/2ndL8yR


28/05/2017    International Peatland Society Annual Convention 2017    4 Days

Aberdeen Marriott Hotel, Overton Circle, Dyce, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB21 7AZ, UK Peat Society. Contact: https://peatlands2017.net/


15/06/2017    Next Steps for a National Air Quality Plan    1 Day

London, Westminster Forum Projects. Contact: 01344 864796 info@forumsupport.co.uk http://c-js.info/2lhunEF

It comes in the context of Defra expected to publish an updated air quality plan following the High Court ruling that plans were not sufficient, as well as the upcoming guidance due to be issued by NICE around the time of this conference.


28/06/2017    16th European seminar of the Institute of Outdoor Adventure Education and Experiential Learning     5 Days

Plymouth / Dartmoor, EOE Network. Contact: http://c-js.info/2ghnizj

Seminar Them: Outdoor Atmospheres and Narratives: Connecting people to the world Seminar Them: Outdoor Atmospheres and Narratives: Connecting people to the world


30/06/2017    School Farms Network Education Alliance Conference    2 Days

Cirencester, The Royal Agricultural University. Contact: http://c-js.info/2nsoXag


06/07/2017    PCA Structural Waterproofing Conference    1 Day

The Slate Conference Centre, Warwick University, Coventry, Cambridge CV4 7SH, Property Care Association. Contact: 0844 375 4301 Sue@property-care.org http://c-js.info/2mXCk3d


11/07/2017    The state of the Thames    1 Day

Huxley Lecture Theatre, Main Meeting Rooms, ZSL London Zoo, ZSL. Contact: 0207 449 6227 jennifer.howes@zsl.org http://c-js.info/2jRQFKg


14/09/2017    When senses take flight: understanding avian sensory behaviour in a changing world    2 Days

Huxley Lecture Theatre, Main Meeting Rooms, ZSL London Zoo, ZSL. Contact: 0207 449 6227 jennifer.howes@zsl.org http://c-js.info/2jRVCCC


28/10/2017    Unknown Wales Conference 2017    1 Day

National Museum of Wales Cardiff , The Wildlife Trust for South and West Wales / National Museum of Wales. Contact: 01656724100 r.revera@welshwildlife.org http://c-js.info/2klrxLv

The 2017 Unknown Wales Conference, run in conjunction with the National Museum of Wales to celebrate the unknown aspects of Welsh wildlife


23/11/2017    PCA Invasive Weed Conference    1 Day

The Moller Centre, Churchill College, Storey’s Way, Cambridge, Property Care Association. Contact: 0844 375 4301 Sue@property-care.org http://c-js.info/2mXCk3d


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