We are very pleased to announce that there will be another Best Practice Event held, in partnership with the Deer Initiative, British Deer Society, Forestry Commission and BASC.
This will be a one day practical workshop event for land / site managers and deer practitioners.
Topics will include Dogs for Deer, Risk Assessments and Carcase Handling.
The speakers, who are all extremely experienced in deer management will include:
Dogs for Deer Norman Healy Englandís Wildlife Manager for The Forestry Commission
Risk Assessments John Thornley Joint author of the book Fair Game
Carcase Handling Andrew Dewhirst Wildlife Ranger with the Forestry Commission
Venue Dalby Forest, Pickering North Yorkshire, YO18 7LT.PLEASE FOLLOW BROWN TOURIST SIGNS.
DATE Thursday 20th March 2014
Time Registration: 08.00hrs with tea/coffee available
Event timings: 08.30hrs - 16.30hrs
What to bring Please bring with you outdoor clothing
Refreshments will be provided
The cost of the day is £45.00* per person which includes lunch and a copy of the Best Practice Guide.
If the event is well attended, there is the possibility that funding will be released for another four similar training events nationally.
This is well worth attending to anyone - experienced or not in deer management.
For enquiries or bookings, please contact:
Alistair Boston (Deer Liaison Officer)
Or Alistairs mobile - The Deer Initiative 07855606877