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Highland Biodiversity Conference 2019

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Inverness College UHI

1 Inverness Campus

Inverness

IV2 5NA

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Biodiversity conference banner

Date: Saturday 30th March

Venue : Inverness College, UHI

Organised by : Inverness College, UHI and the Highland Environment Forum

Programme

09.30 - 10.00 Registration + Tea/ Coffee

10.00 Welcome Update on finding a national approach to biological recording : Jonathan Willet

10.20 Eels can show us the way - the need for complexity in river management : Chris Daphne, Ness and Beauly Fisheries Trust

10.50 Why wild rivers matter - The AMBER project in Glengarry : Lucio Marcello, Rivers and Lochs Institute

11.20 Lurking in the Depths - River and loch life revealed by DNA : Eric Verspoor, Rivers and Lochs Institute

11.50 Comfort break

12.00 Workshop : Your Highland Biodiversity Action Plan : Helping to shape the new plan

13.00 Lunch

14.00 Improving riparian habitats along the Spey catchment : Penny Lawson, Spey Catchment Initiative

14.30 The journey and role of organic matter in river systems: Peter Gilbert, Paul Gaffney UHI Environmental Research Institute

15.00 Getting involved in rivers - the Scottish Invasive Species Initiative

15.30 Closing discussion and remarks : Giles Brockman, Forestry Enterprise Scotland

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FAQs

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Free parking is available at the Inverness College UHI car park. Public transport regularly runs from Inverness city centre to the campus.


How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Email events.ic@uhi.ac.uk with any questions about booking tickets.

Email highlandenvironmentforum@gmail.com with questions about the programme for the day.

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

You may transfer your ticket to another party. For thre transferred ticket to be valid, you must inform events.ic@uhi.ac.uk Inverness College UHI of the details of the new ticket holder.

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1 Inverness Campus

Inverness

IV2 5NA

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