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Field Studies Council: Bringing Environmental Understanding to All

Stoneflies and Mayflies

  • Location: Amersham
  • Tutor: Maaike Milligan
  • Date: Saturday 08 June 2019
  • Times: 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
  • Level: Open for Everyone
  • NON-RESIDENT: £42

This course is now historical and therefore no bookings can be taken. Explore our current programme of courses here

Stoneflies (Plecoptera) and mayflies (Ephemeroptera) are two diverse orders of insects with fascinating life cycles and morphology and provide a vital source of food within aquatic ecosystems. This course will enable participants to identify key families from the aquatic nymph stage and have a good understanding of their ecology as well as their importance as biological indicators.

Maaike Milligan is a Senior Tutor with the Field Studies Council. She has an MSc in Aquatic Ecology and specialises in freshwater macroinvertebrates. She is a member of the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management and has worked on a wide range of research projects. She is also a qualified Biology Teacher.

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This course is now historical and therefore no bookings can be taken.

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