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Field Studies Council: Bringing Environmental Understanding to All

Monitoring and Surveying for Conservation

  • Location: Preston Montford
  • Tutor: Centre Staff
  • Dates: Sunday 01 September 2019 to Sunday 08 September 2019
  • Times: 06:00 PM - 09:00 AM
  • Level: Intermediate
  • RESIDENT(SOLE OCCUPANCY): £575
  • RESIDENT(SHARED ROOM): £455
  • NON-RESIDENT: £400

Monitoring and Surveying for Conservation is a practical, vocational course focusing on techniques for surveying and monitoring selected groups of animals and plants for the analysis of habitat and communities, including Phase 1 and 2 surveys and the National Vegetation Classification. Day topics are likely to include: freshwater quality monitoring, bird census techniques, mammal trapping. The emphasis will be on evaluating the methodologies and examining the implications of site monitoring and surveying thus helping to improve the understanding for all currently involved or wishing to be employed in site management for conservation.

Centre Staff will lead a team of Associate Tutors selected for their experience and skills as professional consultants across a range of ecological fields.

Further Information

Course Leaflet
About Preston Montford
Directions to Preston Montford


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RESIDENT(SOLE OCCUPANCY) : £575


RESIDENT(SHARED ROOM) : £455


NON-RESIDENT : £400


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