Events & Training


Monitoring Catchments – A Woodland Survey

Thursday 9th May 2012

Sawrey Ground Plantation, Hawkshead, Cumbria

Monitoring and evaluating the impact of forestry on woodland environments. Find out how to carry simple field surveys to support the monitoring of the regeneration of this Ancient Woodland site.

  • Plant identification
  • Random Quadrat sampling –pros & cons
  • Carrying out a citizen science survey
  • Field work health & safety

 This course is designed in collaboration with Windermere Reflections. It aims to highlight the issues surrounding land management within the Windermere Catchment. Sawrey Wood Plantation is a fascinating project whereas the owners seek to find an alternative to traditional clear felling in managing this woodland. Find out more at this informative and practical day in the woods whilst learning new skills that could help you to get involved in your own field work.

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