Riverfly Day 2016

Sat, 06/02/2016 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

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Riverfly Day 2016Riverfly Day 2016

Event details

Sat, 06/02/2016 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

Join our Living Rivers Officer, David Johnson, for a day's workshop on the Riverfly Partnership and monitoring the health of Hertfordshire's rivers.

Draft program

09:30-10:00  Arrivals and Refreshments
10:00-10:15 Introduction – David Johnson
10:15-10:45 Ecology of Plecoptera in Hertfordshire - Dr Ronni Edmonds-Brown
10:45-11:15   Riverfly Photography - Neil Phillips
11:15-11:45 Riverfly Monitoring of River Restoration Sites - Robin Cole
11:45-12:15 The River Crane; past, present and future values of a small urban river - Rob Gray
12:15-13:00  Lunch
13:00-15:30 Field Visit – River Lea & Lemsford Springs (see options below)
15:30-16:00 General Discussion & questions with Herts & Chilterns Riverfly Hub Steering Group Panel
16:00  Session Close

Field trip options: (Lemsford Springs & River Lea 0.6 mile walk from Lemsford Hall)

1. Riverfly monitoring demonstration
2. Guided walk of Lemsford Springs (habitat management, Gammarus and the green sandpiper)

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Venue location

Lemsford Hall & Outdoor Sports Area, Brocket Road,
Lemsford,
Hertfordshire,
AL8 7TT

Event information

Date
Saturday 6th February 2016
Time
10:00am - 4:00pm
Price / Donation
£8 - payable on the day
Category
Learning / Education
Trust
Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust
Venue location
Lemsford Hall & Outdoor Sports Area, Brocket Road,
Lemsford,
Hertfordshire,
AL8 7TT
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Contact details
David.Johnson@hmwt.org