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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.


 


23/11/2017    PCA Invasive Weed Conference    1 Day

The Moller Centre, Churchill College, Storey’s Way, Cambridge, Property Care Association. Contact: 0844 375 4301 Sue@property-care.org http://c-js.info/2mXCk3d


23/11/2017    RICS Rural Mid-Session Conference    1 Day

SNH Battleby, Redgorton, Perth, PH1 3EW, RICS. Contact: 020 7695 1600 contactrics@rics.org http://c-js.info/2fb3H3K


23/11/2017    Protecting soil and water: Cover crops & trees    1 Day

Norton Village Hall, Norton, Shropshire, TF11 9EQ, Campaign for the Farmed Environment. Contact: http://c-js.info/2xPHfsW


23/11/2017    UKFS Principles – Plans into Practice Workshop    1 Day

National Agri-Food Innovation, York, Institute of Chartered Foresters. Contact: http://c-js.info/2giV73N


23/11/2017    International Invasive Weed Conference: ‘Management, Understanding and a Look to the Future’     1 Day

The Møller Centre, Churchill College, Storey’s Way, Cambridge, CB3 0DE, Property Care Association. Contact: http://c-js.info/2m90p7t


23/11/2017    Rewild Ourselves, Rewild Our World    1 Day

The Royal Institution, 21 Albermarle Street, London, W1s 4BS, Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust. Contact: http://c-js.info/2mxNJqX


24/11/2017    Protect all that you have! Wiltshire    1 Day

Wexcombe Farm, Marlborough, Wiltshire, SN8 3SG, Campaign for the Farmed Environment. Contact: http://c-js.info/2xOROfK


25/11/2017    TWIC Autumn Conference & AGM 2017    1 Day

Stow Town Hall, Earlston Road, Stow (TD1 2QS), The Wildlife Information Centre (TWIC). Contact: http://c-js.info/2e2ZoF9


27/11/2017    World Forum on Natural Capital    2 Days

Edinburgh, Natural Capital Scotland Ltd. Contact: 0131 312 4725 info@naturalcapitalforum.com http://c-js.info/2ovCSgb


27/11/2017    Making the Most of EFAs in 2018    1 Day

GWCT Allerton Project, Loddington House, Main Street, Loddington, Leicester, LE7 9XE, Campaign for the Farmed Environment. Contact: http://c-js.info/2xRQF7p

Have you decided how you will manage your Ecological Focus Areas without plant protection products yet? Join CFE, Kings & Syngenta for a tour of trial plots. Campaign for the Farmed Environment.


27/11/2017    SCT Conference 2017: 50 Years of Conservation Areas    1 Day

Trades Hall, Glasgow, Scottish Civic Trust. Contact: sct@scottishcivictrust.org.uk http://c-js.info/2zr3aqa


28/11/2017    Rural Business Conference 2017    1 Day

Queen Elizabeth II Centre, Westminster, Country Land & Business Association Limited (CLA). Contact: claconference@cla.org.uk http://c-js.info/2uBX5EP


28/11/2017    Sustainable Intensification    3 Days

Rothamsted Research, West Common, Harpenden, AL5 2JQ, Association of Applied Biologists. Contact: 01582 763133 richard@aab.org.uk http://c-js.info/2xgkycn


28/11/2017    Future proof your business    1 Day

MacGregor Farming Partnership, Mill Farm Office, Mill Road, Great Witchingham, Norwich NR9 5PQ, Campaign for the Farmed Environment. Contact: cfe@nfu.org.uk http://c-js.info/2xOM8CG


28/11/2017    Future proof your farming    1 Day

Cardington Village Hall, Southill Road, Cardington, Bedford MK44 3SX, Campaign for the Farmed Environment. Contact: http://c-js.info/2giRuLd


28/11/2017    UKFS Principles – Plans into Practice Workshop    1 Day

Woodland Enterprise Centre, Flimwell, Institute of Chartered Foresters. Contact: http://c-js.info/2giV73N


28/11/2017    Reintroductions for saving species – meet the wildlife movers    1 Day

Huxley Lecture Theatre, Main Meeting Rooms, ZSL London Zoo, Zoological Society of London. Contact: jennifer.howes@zsl.org http://c-js.info/2lNQgNk


29/11/2017    2nd European Urban Green Infrastructure Conference    2 Days

Budapest, Hungary, EUGIC 2017 Budapest. Contact: info@eugic.events eugic.events/


29/11/2017    Solving the practical challenges of green infrastructure in building design    1 Day

15 Hatfields, London, Horticulture Week. Contact: conferences@haymarket.com www.hortweek.com/hdhp


29/11/2017    Future proof your farming    1 Day

A. & E.G. Heading, Farm Office, Middlefield, Stocking Drove, Chatteris, Cambs PE16 6SH, Campaign for the Farmed Environment. Contact: http://c-js.info/2gjb5e3


29/11/2017    UKFS Principles – Plans into Practice Workshop    1 Day

Avisford Park Hilton, Arundel, Institute of Chartered Foresters. Contact: http://c-js.info/2giV73N


30/11/2017    Effectively Managing Parks & Green Spaces    1 Day

Central London, Westminster Briefing. Contact: 0207 593 5657 Customer.Services@westminster-briefing.com http://c-js.info/2yppLne


30/11/2017    UKFS Principles – Plans into Practice Workshop    1 Day

Exeter Racecourse, Exeter, Institute of Chartered Foresters. Contact: http://c-js.info/2giV73N


30/11/2017    Protecting Soil & Water – Maize Companion & Cover Crops    1 Day

Worleston Village Hall, Main Road, Worleston, Nantwich CW5 6DN, Campaign for the Farmed Environment. Contact: http://c-js.info/2gm4AXY

Chance to look at the opportunities and practicalities of undersowing maize with grass and legumes, and other ways to protect soil and water on your farm.


30/11/2017    Improving Charity Fundraising: Standards, Innovation and Practice    1 Day

Edinburgh, Holyrood Communications. Contact: enquiries@holyrood.com http://c-js.info/2gocfFa


30/11/2017    Deer Awareness Day    1 Day

Gt Whelnetham Community Centre, Bury St Edmunds Suffolk, IP30 0TH , The Deer Initiative. Contact: 07970 141 512 david.hooton@thedeerinitiative.co.uk http://c-js.info/2mANFHg


01/12/2017    Woodland, Worms & Wheat    1 Day

J Bealby & Sons, Broomhill Grange, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire NG21 9HG, Campaign for the Farmed Environment. Contact: http://c-js.info/2xQa48u


02/12/2017    Annual Research Seminar    1 Day

Slapton Ley Nature Reserve and Field Centre, Field Studies Council. Contact: http://c-js.info/2tJYNQm


02/12/2017    ARC-BHS Joint Scientific Meeting 2017    1 Day

Bournemouth Natural Science Society, 39 Christchurch Road, Bournemouth, BH1 3NS , ARC & BHS. Contact: john.wilkinson@arc-trust.org http://c-js.info/2xDvbdg


06/12/2017    Interpreting Scotland’s Outdoor Heritage: new ways to look at old places    1 Day

Battleby Conference Centre, Scottish Natural Heritage. Contact: 01738 458555/6 sgp@snh.gov.uk http://c-js.info/2gnudb6

Interpreting the history and archaeology of outdoor heritage sites in Scotland helps to increase understanding and enjoyment for visitors. At this fully participative event, attendees will discuss the range of options available for interpreting outdoor heritage sites, understand when sites are appropriate for interpretation and the variety of approaches available.


07/12/2017    Woodland, Worms & Wheat    1 Day

Towcestrians Sports Club, Greens Norton Road, Towcester, Northamptonshire NN12 8AW, Campaign for the Farmed Environment. Contact: http://c-js.info/2xPOOQr


08/12/2017    Woodland, Worms & Wheat    1 Day

Lincoln University Riseholme Campus, Riseholme, Lincoln LN2 2LG, Campaign for the Farmed Environment. Contact: http://c-js.info/2xPQnxx


08/12/2017    Woodland, Worms & Wheat    1 Day

Laxton Village Hall, Main Street, Laxton, near Corby, Northamptonshire NN17 3AT, Campaign for the Farmed Environment. Contact: http://c-js.info/2xPiPQg


08/12/2017    BTO Annual Conference 2017    3 Days

Hayes Conference Centre, Swanwick, DE55 1AU, British Trust for Ornithology. Contact: 01842 750050 event.bookings@bto.org http://c-js.info/2mzgnbg


11/12/2017    International Conference on Energy, Environment and Economics (ICEEE2017)    3 Days

Edinburgh Conference Centre, Heriot-Watt University, Riccarton, Edinburgh, EH14 4AS, World Energy and Environment Technology Ltd. Contact: conference@weentech.co.uk http://c-js.info/2ev15RD


13/12/2017    European Coral Reef Symposium    3 Days

University of Oxford, Reef Conservation UK. Contact: rcuk@zsl.org www.reefconservationuk.co.uk/


13/12/2017    Your Voice workshop (Scotland)    1 Day

TBC, Scotland, The Federation of City Farms and Community Gardens. Contact: admin@farmgarden.org.uk http://c-js.info/2m7eq5H


15/12/2017    Woodland, Worms & Wheat    1 Day

Denton Farming Co, Denton Lodge, Belvoir Rd, Denton, Grantham, Lincolnshire NG32 1LW, Campaign for the Farmed Environment. Contact: http://c-js.info/2ginj6N


17/01/2018    Coastal Futures 2018    2 Days

Royal Geographical Society, 1 Kensington Gore, London, SW7 2AR, Communications and Management for Sustainability. Contact: bob.earll@coastms.co.uk http://c-js.info/2ypcPO2


23/01/2018    Next Steps for Low-Carbon Energy in Scotland: Planning, Innovation and Skills    1 Day

Edinburgh, Holyrood Communications. Contact: enquiries@holyrood.com http://c-js.info/2glsbYR


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06/02/2018    PONT Conference Farming, Nature and Food – Grazing for the Future    2 Days

Dragon Hotel, Swansea, PONT Pori Natur a Threftadaeth. Contact: 07421994860 Julia.korn@pontcymru.org www.pontcymru.org

There will be presentations from farming, food and wildlife interests, discussions, field visits to see grazing in action, a workshop exhibition space and, of course, plenty of opportunity to network. To view the programme, find out about costs and book a place please visit the PONT website events and training page.


13/02/2018    Policy priorities for protecting natural capital in England and the role of a 25-year Environment Plan    1 Day

Central London, Westminster Forum Projects. Contact: http://c-js.info/2xPPsx7

This event is CPD certified. With the Environment Secretary due to introduce a 25-year Environment Plan by the start of 2018, this seminar will be a timely opportunity to discuss policy priorities for further protecting the environment and conserving natural capital.


22/02/2018    Developing England's road network: priorities for RIS2 delivery and Major Road upgrades    1 Day

To be confirmed , Westminster Energy, Environment & Transport Forum . Contact: 01344 864796 info@forumsupport.co.uk www.westminsterforumprojects.co.uk/conference/road-network-2018/29134

Delegates at this seminar will consider the key policy priorities for developing England’s road network, as the Government and Highways England prepare the second Road Investment Strategy (RIS 2).


27/02/2018    Safe guarding space for nature, securing our future: developing a post - 2020 strategy     2 Days

Huxley Lecture Theatre, Main Meeting Rooms, Zoological Society of London, Outer Circle, Regents Park, NW1 4RY, Zoological Society of London. Contact: jennifer.howes@zsl.org http://c-js.info/2xiM89U


01/03/2018    Natural Capital Investment Conference    1 Day

The British Library, London, Ecosystems Knowledge Network. Contact: http://c-js.info/2ynnsRo

The Natural Capital Investment Conference, organised by the Ecosystems Knowledge Network, is a unique opportunity to turn our understanding of the value of the UK’s environment into investable projects that deliver returns for investors as well as benefit society. Come to learn about innovations in investment finance & be at the forefront of restoring natural capital.


01/03/2018    Game 2018    1 Day

Burgate Manor, Fordingbridge, Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust. Contact: 01425 651013 lferguson@gwct.org.uk http://c-js.info/2iv6RVc


03/03/2018    BASC National Wildfowling Conference 2018    1 Day

Ramada Hotel, Sutton Coldfield, BASC. Contact: 01244 573024 http://c-js.info/2eVy8em


06/03/2018    Ecobuild 2018    3 Days

ExCeL, London, Futurebuild Events . Contact: info@ecobuild.co.uk http://c-js.info/2euY43M


13/03/2018    Ecosystems under the microscope: why microbes matter for conservation    1 Day

Huxley Lecture Theatre, Main Meeting Rooms, Zoological Society of London, Outer Circle, Regents Park, NW1 4RY, Zoological Society of London. Contact: jennifer.howes@zsl.org http://c-js.info/2eWfgMr


17/03/2018    Scottish Birdwatchers’ Conference    1 Day

SRUC Barony Campus, Parkgate, Dumfries DG1 3NE, The Scottish Ornithologists' Club. Contact: http://c-js.info/2ivcfYp


06/04/2018    Symposium 2018    3 Days

The University of Southampton, Butterfly Consevation. Contact: symposiumadmin@butterfly-conservation.org http://c-js.info/2sZSyZH


20/04/2018    The Mammal Society Spring Conference 2018    3 Days

Queen’s Building, University of Exeter, The Mammal Society. Contact: tms2018springconference@gmail.com http://c-js.info/2xfQCgu


08/05/2018    A new era for shark conservation? Protecting 'flat sharks' & rays    1 Day

Huxley Lecture Theatre, Main Meeting Rooms, Zoological Society of London, Outer Circle, Regents Park, NW1 4RY, Zoological Society of London. Contact: jennifer.howes@zsl.org http://c-js.info/2eVtfBY


06/06/2018    BIAZA Annual Conference 2018    3 Days

Devon, BIAZA. Contact: admin@biaza.org.uk http://c-js.info/2u7YAbp


20/06/2018    4th International Conference on Environmental and Economic Impact on Sustainable Development    3 Days

Naples, Italy, Wessex Institute. Contact: wit@wessex.ac.uk http://c-js.info/2ev3bB8


10/07/2018    Wildlife and Well-being in Urban Landscapes    1 Day

Huxley Lecture Theatre, Main Meeting Rooms, Zoological Society of London, Outer Circle, Regents Park, NW1 4RY, Zoological Society of London. Contact: jennifer.howes@zsl.org http://c-js.info/2eVpFI7


05/09/2018    European Wood Pastures: past, present & future    3 Days

Sheffield, UKEconet. Contact: 0114 272 4227 christine@hallamec.plus.com http://c-js.info/2wXsNeo


22/11/2018    Linking behaviour to populations and communities: how can behavioural ecology inform conservation?    2 Days

Huxley Lecture Theatre, Main Meeting Rooms, Zoological Society of London, Outer Circle, Regents Park, NW1 4RY, Zoological Society of London. Contact: jennifer.howes@zsl.org http://c-js.info/2xjjMfK


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