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Slapton NNR Research Seminar

The annual research seminar 2018 will be taking place on Saturday 24th November, 9.30-4.00

Speakers this year are:

Dr Lewis Winks, University of Exeter: Beyond the curriculum: wider experiences of fieldwork and outdoor learning in the UK

Jane Acton, Nature Workshops: The impact of immersive outdoor activities in local woodlands on young carers emotional literacy and well-being

Millie Gardner, Devon Wildlife Trust: South Devon wildlife champions

Dr Jak McCarroll, University of Plymouth: Coastal impact of the Beast from the East

Professor Tim Burt, University of Durham: Stream water quality in the Slapton catchments: key trends since 1970

Professor Helen Jarvie, NERC Centre for Ecology & Hydrology: Nutrient limitation and impairment within the streams and lake at Slapton

Amalia Foster, University of Plymouth: Site assessment at Slapton Ley for the presence of Hazel Dormice using three survey methods

Jeremy Ison, The Botanical Society of Britain and Ireland: The changing flora of Devon

Dr Robert Wolton, Devon Moth Group: Devon moths – recording, conservation and challenges

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