Principles of Habitat Restoration & Recreation

Date/Time
Date(s) - 17 Aug 2018 until 19 Aug 2018
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM


A Lifelong Learning Aberystwyth Course

 

Suitable for conservation workers, landowners and naturalists interested in developing their knowledge of conservation planning & habitat management.

Methods of restoring and creating grassland, woodland, ponds &  some linear habitats will be outlined, with the chance to research one topic in depth. You will gain an insight into the reasons why such techniques are necessary in the context of current land use. Introduction to a range of situations where habitat recreation has been carried out. A further home assignment, after the course will enable you to create a conservation plan of your choice with on-line tutor support.

Habitat restoration

Tutor: Angie Polkey

Fees: £120 full price (£100 concession). 

Please enquire about the fee waiver scheme which applies to all Lifelong Learning Aberystwyth Courses. If you have no first degree, reside in Wales and are in receipt of certain state benefits, you may be able to get your course fees subsidised, or paid for you.

Early bird discounts are available as follows: 

Term 1 courses book before 27th September 2017

Term 2 courses book before 14th December 2017

Term 3 courses book before 22nd March 2018

Please go to https://www.aber.sc.uk/en/lifelong-learning/ecology/ for all bookings.

E-mail: learning@aber.ac.uk 

Phone: 01970 621580

Course Code: AB100V

Accommodation:

Self catering Eco Lodgeshared dormitories and eco-camping are all available at Denmark Farm. Please book your place first with Lifelong Learning Aberystwyth and then contact us about your accommodation needs.

You maybe interested in other conservation, species ID, sustainable living and natural crafts courses at Denmark Farm. See our full events page

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