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River Lea Catchment Conference 2019

Location: Bayfordbury Field Centre, Lower Hatfield Road, Bayfordbury, Hertfordshire, SG13 8LD
Fully booked
Join us for the annual River Lea Catchment conference to learn more about the initiatives of 2018/19 to improve Hertfordshire’s rivers.

Event details

Date

Time
7pm - 9.30pm
A static map of River Lea Catchment Conference 2019

About the event

The conference is now fully booked - to be placed on the waitlist please email events@hmwt.org.

The event will provide a networking opportunity and aims to facilitate collaborative working and knowledge sharing between catchment partnership members, local groups and individuals interested in improving the River Lea and its tributaries.

AGENDA:

6.30 – 6.55

Arrival and Registration

 

7.00

Welcome – Tim Hill, Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust

 

7.05

Barbel Action Plan for Lee Valley Park – George Horne, Environment Agency

 

7.20

Affinity Water update on Revitalising Chalk Rivers restoration programme and catchment management schemes in the Lea catchment – Alister Leggatt, Di Hammond and Jane Everett, Affinity Water

 

7.50

Riverfly in the Lea Catchment – Robin Cole, Riverfly Coordinator

 

8.05

BREAK

 

8.30

Hertford Weirs and other CMS projects – Andrew Taylor, Countryside Management Service

 

8.45

Criteria for assessing the biodiversity value of riverine sites - Ian Denholm, University of Hertfordshire

 

9.00

 

Restoration of the Amwell Magna Fishery – Feargal Sharkey, Chairman of Amwell Magna Fishery

 

9.15

Close of Conference - Tim Hill, Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust

 

9.30

END

Booking

Price

This event is free to attend.

Suitable for

Adults, Experts, Beginners

Know before you go

Dogs

No dogs permitted

Facilities

Toilets
Disabled toilet

Contact us

Sarah Perry, Living Rivers Officer
Contact email: sarah.perry@hmwt.org