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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.
11/08/2019 Hen Harrier Day 1 Day
Carsington Water Visitor Centre, Wild Justice. Contact: https://c-js.info/2l5YIrz
Join Wild Justice (Chris Packham, Ruth Tingay and Mark Avery) for the UK's 5th Hen Harrier Day. Learn more about our Hen Harriers, discover the TRUTH behind their disappearance in the UK and find out what you can do to help.
16/08/2019 Birdfair 2017 3 Days
18/08/2019 16th European Heathlands Workshop: Heathlands in a crowded world 7 Days
Dorset and the New Forest, Bournemouth University. Contact: https://c-js.info/2PIy4OT
27/08/2019 ZSL Animal Careers Conference 1 Day
ZSL London Zoo, ZSL. Contact: https://c-js.info/2vxLJ3E
02/09/2019 Conservation Optimism Summit 2019 3 Days
St Catherine’s College, Oxford, University of Oxford. Contact: summit.conservationoptimism.org/
05/09/2019 Wildlife Interpretation in a time of ‘environmental and climate change emergency’ 1 Day
The workshop is designed for anyone interested in communicating with visitors at wildlife-related sites: interpretation professionals, countryside rangers, visitor experience and education staff site managers, etc. The day will include presentations and activities deigned to provoke thought provide inspiration and ideas.
06/09/2019 National Bat Conference 3 Days
06/09/2019 National Permaculture Convergence 2019 3 Days
The National Permaculture Convergence will explore the many ways permaculture is interacting with and influencing our world and is a unique opportunity to learn from others using and developing it. There are 2 days of workshops for all-comers, from beginners to those with advanced knowledge.
06/09/2019 2019 Spurn Migration Festival 3 Days
06/09/2019 Conservation and Technology Conference 1 Day
A one-day conference exploring conservation and technology for all wildlife (not just bats!) The conference will: bring together wildlife conservationists, ecological consultants, researchers and technology experts to network and share their knowledge, products and techniques. showcase new technologies, new applications of existing technologies and new developments in best practice
08/09/2019 AA Conference 2019 - Crown & Canopy Management & Working with Nature 4 Days
10/09/2019 Impacts of extreme climatic events on ecosystems 2 Days
University of York, Heslington , BES Climate Change Ecology Special Interest Group. Contact: https://c-js.info/2WNqo2a
24/09/2019 EUROPARC Conference 2019 4 Days
Kemeri National Park, Latvia, EUROPARC Federation. Contact: https://c-js.info/2VHKBqc
24/09/2019 2019 Scottish Conference Climate Change: Its Impact on Scotland's Wildlife & Landscapes 1 Day
The conference will highlight key issues for Scotland and provide practical advice for delegates when they are considering climate change in their current ecological and environmental management practices.
26/09/2019 Conservation, Preservation and Demonstration: the What, Why and How of National Plant Collections 1 Day
Upton House and Gardens, Plant Heritage and PlantNetwork. Contact: https://c-js.info/2WMGut5
26/09/2019 SoilsCon 2019 1 Day
Phyllis Court, Marlow Road, Henley on Thames, Oxon RG9 2HT, Tim O'Hare Associates. Contact: https://c-js.info/2LA3HMh
28/09/2019 TVERC Autumn Recorders' Conference 2019 Day
We organise recorders' conferences twice a year as a chance for the biological recording community to come together and share updates and information on what they are doing. Anyone who is interested in wildlife recording and conservation is welcome to attend.
02/10/2019 The Conservation Optimism Summit 2019 3 Days
02/10/2019 Institutional Landowners Conference 1 Day
Drivers of Investment will explore what makes for a successful investment strategy and how financial, social and environmental improvements can be generated. Featuring guest expert speakers from Rothschild & Co, United Utilities, the Duchy of Cornwall and the National Trust, this is an unmissable event.
04/10/2019 Future Foresters Skills Day 2019 1 Day
09/10/2019 ‘Facts, Fiction and Interpretation’ AHI Conference 2019 3 Days
09/10/2019 CMA Conference 2019 3 Days
Ambleside YHA, Countryside Management Association. Contact: https://c-js.info/2YLeDKV
Building on the ‘Bigger, Better and More Joined Up’ approach outlined in the ‘Making Space for Nature’ review carried by Sir John Lawton the 2019 CMA Conference is a chance for members to develop their awareness and understanding of the impacts of countryside management at a landscape level. Through a series of presentations, workshops and field trips the conference will look at topical talking points such as Re-wilding, Bio-diversity Connectivity & Pollinators, discuss landscape projects which feature current and future issues around conservation, farming, water catchment and heritage protection and hear about the experiences, ideas and best practice from fellow countryside professionals looking to encourage a wider vision for countryside management beyond a park or site boundaries.
11/10/2019 The 2019 National Forest School Association Conference 3 Days
High Ashurst Outdoor Centre, Forest School Association. Contact: https://c-js.info/2Tndm92
14/10/2019 Annual Update 2019 2 Days
Derby, IPROW. Contact: https://c-js.info/2SgdzKH
The Update will include a wide spectrum of topics of current interest, keeping you abreast of change and able to make savings through knowledge of opportunities and limitations. £335 members £435 non-members
28/10/2019 Valuing Nature Annual Conference 2019 2 Days
31/10/2019 Nature Matters 2019: Time for Nature 3 Days
St Peter’s School, York, New Networks for Nature. Contact: www.newnetworksfornature.org.uk/
06/11/2019 National Tree Officers Conference 2019 1 Day
Reading Town Hall, Blagrave Street, Reading, Institute of Chartered Foresters. Contact: https://c-js.info/2l5Yock
07/11/2019 National Conference 2019: Beyond the Classroom 1 Day
The Blackpool Tower, Blackpool, Council for Learning Outside the Classroom. Contact: https://c-js.info/2T2CAtn
12/11/2019 World Ranger Congress 2019 5 Days
12/11/2019 Communicate 2019 1 Day
13/11/2019 NBN Conference 2019 2 Days
Albert Hall, Nottingham, The National Biodiversity Network. Contact: https://c-js.info/2CefNW1
13/11/2019 bgen Annual Conference 2019 - Securing Our Future 3 Days
Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Botanic Gardens Education Network. Contact: https://c-js.info/2VtUlXC
16/11/2019 National Dormouse Conference 2019 1 Day
This one-day event will primarily be for dormouse monitoring volunteers to learn more about hazel dormouse conservation and meet up with fellow wildlife enthusiasts. The day will be packed full of exciting talks from the country’s top dormouse experts and researchers.
19/11/2019 Planning for Success: Maximising Biodiversity by Turning Ambitious Strategy into Successful Delivery 1 Day
Arguably there has never been more emphasis on the environment in the planning and land use system. Green infrastructure planning, biodiversity net gain, natural capital assets, ecosystem services assessment, nature recovery networks – these are just some of the strategic approaches designed to make space for nature but how can we ensure that they are used to best effect?
10/12/2019 BES Annual Meeting 2019 - Celebrating Global Ecology in Belfast 4 Days
Belfast, British Ecological Society. Contact: https://c-js.info/2FBDWYl
Join ecologists from around the world in Belfast this December at the British Ecological Society’s Annual Meeting. You’ll find the latest ideas and the topics that matter in a changing world, with leading science being presented across all of ecology.
23/02/2020 World Biodiversity Forum 6 Days
22/04/2020 Trees, People and the Built Environment 4 International Urban Trees Reseach Conference 2 Days
University of Birmingham, Institute for Chartered Foresters. Contact: https://c-js.info/2WeQP0I
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