Wild Deer Best Practice Event
The Hirsel Estate, Coldstream
Thursday, 11th. October 2012
The Deer Initiative, Scottish Natural Heritage, The Hirsel Estate and The Forestry Commission, are pleased to announce a Best Practice Event to be held on The Hirsel Estate, Coldstream, TD 12 4LW, Scotland on Thursday, 11th. October 2012.
This will be a one day practical workshop event for land/site managers and deer practitioners and will cover: butchery, bullets, barrels and ballistics, woodland habitats and The Code of Practice on Deer Management (Scotland).
1. Code of Practice on Deer Management: Alastair MacGugan- Wildlife Management Manager, SNH.
2. Practical Butchery Workshop: Bruce Brymer- Master Butcher.
3. Bullets, Barrels and Ballistics: Jamie Hammond -Deer Officer, SNH and Jim Govan, Senior Forensic Scientist (Retired).
4. Woodland Habitat Impact Assessment/
Cull Planning: Ron Rose – Wildlife Manager, FC Scotland.
The cost of the day is £30.00 per person which includes a light lunch (soup and a roll) 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: 07.30hrs with tea/coffee available
Event starts: 08.00hrs
Event ends: 16.45 hrs
Refreshments will be provided on the day.
We will notify you if you have been allocated a place by Friday 5th October2012.
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