Following on from the course in March I have now been able to arrange to run the Introduction to Great Crested Newts Training Course a second time.
The main part of the course will be held at Forest Farm Country Park but ponds at Heath Park will also be used for some of the practical work.
The course will be ideal for students and recent graduates looking to develop their skills in ecology and will cover.
Identifying different newt species
Licencing and legal aspects
Survey techniques – including an opportunity to try these out in the field.
Friday 4th May
Classroom session 12pm-6pm
6pm -7pm Travel to Heath Park for early evening fieldwork.
7pm- 8pm Fieldwork
8pm-9.30pm- Break, there will be an opportunity for dinner at a local pub or cafe at the students own expense
Evening fieldwork 9.30pm-10.30pm
Saturday 5th May
Morning Fieldwork 7.00am-8am
£75 standard price.
£30 discount price. (Available to students, full time conservation volunteers and employees of Cardiff Ranger Service)
To book a place please email firstname.lastname@example.org