Amphibian and Reptile Ecology and Survey Skills

Date(s) - 13 Sep 2014 until 14 Sep 2014
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Parc Slip Wildlife Trust Visitor Centre


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The WTSWW Ecological Training Courses offer a great opportunity for conservationists and wildlife enthusiasts to increase their field identification skills and learn more about the conservation and ecology of a variety of species and Taxa. Courses are designed to provide a broad knowledge of the topic through practical and theoretical sessions, based at the Parc Slip Wildlife Trust Visitor Centre & Nature Reserve.

More information about the Amphibian and Reptile Ecology and Survey Skills training course is available to download here

Amphibian and Reptile Ecology and Survey Skills

Dates: Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th September 2014 – Venue: Parc Slip Time: 10.00am – 4.00pm Tutor: Peter Hill

The two-day course covers the ecology and conservation of reptiles and amphibians in Wales, including European Protected great crested newt. The course will also cover species identification and practical survey methods to be deployed. Opportunity to join the tutor Friday evening to set bottle traps.

 Course Booking

• Course costs £110 per person
• Limited places available. To avoid disappointment ensure you book early.
• Payment for courses can be made by debit/credit card over the phone or by cheque. Cheques should be made payable to the Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales.
• Tea, coffee and biscuits are provided – please bring own packed lunch.
• Due to the courses being partly field based – please bring suitable footwear and clothing.
• Please note that there will be no refunds for any cancellations within two weeks of the course; there will be an administrative charge of £5 for all other cancellations. Should WTSWW have to cancel the course the full fee will be refunded. For further course information, please contact Marie Lindley on 01656 724100, email