Fern Identification Training Course

Date/Time
Date(s) - 16 Aug 2014
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location
Parc Slip Wildlife Trust Visitor Centre

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Description

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.

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Fern Identification

Date: Saturday 16th August 2014 – Venue: Parc Slip Time: 10.00am – 4.00pm Tutor: Professor Barry Thomas

The course covers the ecology and life history of British ferns, from evolution to reproduction. The course will look at key distinguishing features of several British fern species through classroom and outdoor field sessions. Participants will learn the skills needed to be able to identify species of fern in the field.

 

Course Booking
• Course costs £60 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 info@welshwildlife.org