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Dissection Techniques for Moth ID Verification

  • Location:  Preston Montford
  • Tutor:  Dave Grundy
  • Dates : Saturday 08 April 2017 to Sunday 09 April 2017
  • Times: 10 am - 4 pm
  • Level: Beginners

This course is fully booked on this date but you can join the waiting list (by scrollling to the bottom of the page) in case space becomes available or it is run on another date.

This course will introduce participants to the dissection techniques required to verify the identification of critical groups of macro and micro moths. See the course brochure for more details.

Places on this course are heavily subsidised by the FSC Tomorrow's Biodiversity project and are limited to only six places. The full cost to the customer of £120 includes full residential B&B for Saturday night and represents outstanding value for a technical course of this quality.

Dave Grundy is an experienced naturalist and wildlife consultant specialising in bird, butterfly and moth surveying. He has a particular interest in micro moths and regularly leads training courses throughout the UK, with both beginners and more advanced participants, for these and for other natural history subjects.

Since 2003 he has organised and administered the Garden Moth Scheme, which now covers over 300 gardens across Britain and Ireland. The scheme monitors changes in the fortunes of common moth species and uses the data as indicators of environmental change.

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