Trees and Bat Roosts

Summary

This training offers a summary of current legislation and bat ecology, followed by training in tree dynamics and an afternoon session looking at trees to assess bat roost potential.

Description

This course will contain a summary of current legislation and bat ecology, followed by training in tree dynamics and an afternoon session looking at trees. The intended outcome is to enable attendees to assign any tree to a Bat Roost Potential category and to prescribe (in line with current best practice and legislation) a way forward for dealing with potential conflict with tree work or planning applications that affect trees.

Who Should Attend?

Ecological consultants, arborists, local authority staff, land managers

Knowledge Level

Beginner – Intermediate

Learning Outcomes

  • Tree dynamics
  • How to survey trees
  • How to determine the bat roost potential of trees
  • What to prescribe as the next step

Refreshments

Course fee includes refreshments through the day but lunch is not included.

How to Apply

For more information or to book your place:

  • Visit our website
  • Call: 01962 868626
  • Email: enquiries@cieem.net

 

 

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Key Information

Start date:

8th November 2017 at 8:00am

Cost:

CIEEM Member: £110 | Non-Member: £180

Organisation:

CIEEM

Type:

Short

Sectors:

Biodiversity, Ecology, Environment, Nature & Wildlife, Sustainability

Location:

Dorking, United Kingdom