The Deer Initiative, in conjunction with The James Hutton Institute, The Forestry Commission and the North West Branch of The British Deer Society, are pleased to announce a Best Practice Day to be held at Grizedale Forest near Hawkshead, Cumbria on Thursday May 24th 2012.
This will be a one day practical workshop event for land/site managers and deer practitioners and will cover mapping, dogs for deer, impact assessment, population dynamics and carcase preparation. Speakers will include:
Impacts Assessments David Hooton - Deer Liaison Officer with the Deer Initiative Dogs for Deer Norman Healy – England’s Wildlife Manager with The Forestry Commission Population Dynamics Jamie Cordery - Deer Liaison Officer with the Deer Initiative Carcase Handling Andrew Dewhirst – Wildlife Ranger with the Forestry Commission
The cost of the day is £30.00 per person which includes a venison casserole lunch and a copy of the Best Practice Guide. To book a place on this event please complete the form below and return it with your cheque (made payable to The Deer Initiative) to Mr A. Boston, Mickledore, Skelwith Bridge, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9NP
Places are limited so we recommend early booking.
If you require any further information about the day please contact Alastair Boston on 07855 606 877 or email email@example.com
Registration: 07.00hrs with tea/coffee available
Event starts: 07.30hrs
Event ends: 16.45 hrs
Refreshments will be provided on the day.
We will notify you if you have been allocated a place by Tuesday 16th May 2012.