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Banqueting Suite at the Council House

Council House

Victoria Square

Birmingham

B1 1BB

United Kingdom

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A conference & workshop: “Improving biodiversity delivery through catchment working – sharing best practice across partnerships

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This free-to-attend event brings together speakers and practitioners from across Catchment Partnerships (www.catchmentbasedapproach.org) and other initiatives to discuss the current context for freshwater biodiversity conservation in England, and to hear about principles and techniques used in delivery projects on the ground. Speaker slots and workshop sessions will provide an opportunity to discuss current successes and challenges, and to consider what support is needed to enable freshwater and wetland biodiversity delivery to go further, Wildlife & Countryside LINK.

Plan for the day (Subject to change) -

10.00am -Registration, Tea & Coffee

10.30am - Welcome: The state of freshwater biodiversity - Wildlife & Countryside LINK

10.45am - Session 1: The context for Biodiversity Delivery - The Policy context for freshwater and wetland biodiversity delivery, Natural England - The role of River Basin Management Planning, Environment Agency -

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11.15am - Session 2: Principles in Biodiversity Delivery - The Freshwater narrative: Natural Processes as a basis for biodiversity recovery ,Natural England - Solutions to the challenges: The CaBA Biodiversity Pack & Nature Recovery Networks, The Wildlife Trusts.

Q&A

11.45am - Session 3: Freshwater Biodiversity delivery in practice - Water Friendly Farming, Freshwater Habitats Trust - Quickfire CaBA: Examples of biodiversity delivery from across the Catchment Partnership network, various speakers

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12.55pm - Lunch

13.45pm - Session 4: Focus on habitats - Floodplain Meadows, Floodplain Meadows Partnership - Wet Grasslands, RSPB - Small Waters, National Trust

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14.35pm - Workshop #1 - Biodiversity delivery by CaBA Partnerships

15.15pm - Tea & Coffee

15.40pm - Workshop #2 - Going beyond current delivery

16.10pm - Plenary, Close.

16.25pm - Networking (Optional)

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Council House

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