Reptile Ecology and Survey Skills

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 28 Jul 2012
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location
Parc Slip Wildlife Trust Visitor Centre

Category(ies)

There is a cost of £60 for this course, any money made on the course will go towards our student and volunteer training programme. Booking is essential.

Date: Saturday 28th July 2012

Time: 10am – 4pm

Venue: Parc Slip Nature Reserve

Tutor: Dr Rhys Jones

This course tailored towards the beginner and intermediate level; attendees will be introduced to the native reptile species found in the UK, and by the end of the course should be able to confidently identify all four reptile species found at Parc Slip. These include the grass snake, adder, common lizard and slow worm.

Attendees will also have the chance to take part in the Parc Slip monitoring project, which involves the use of artificial refugia to survey for reptiles.

Essential items to bring:

-Packed lunch (tea and coffee is however provided)

-Waterproofs and boots for outdoor activities

-Notepad and pencil

Other useful items:

-Binoculars

-Camera

For further course information, please contact Marie Lindley on  01656 724100 email info@welshwildlife.org.