Dorset Bird Club Conference - 26th November 2016

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A Joint Dorset Bird Club & BTO Conference

The Changing Methods of Bird Monitoring

To be held at

Bournemouth University, Talbot Campus, Fern Barrow, Poole, BH12 5BB

Saturday 26th November 2016
From 9:00 –17:00

Conference Fee: £20
Includes welcome coffee/tea and lunch 

Everyone is Welcome!

Organised by Dorset Bird Club representatives

Supported by Dorset Bird Club & The British Trust for Ornithology


09:00  Doors Open & Delegate Registration

09:40  Welcome  Marcus Lawson, DBC Manager

09:45  BirdTrack
Nick Moran (BTO)

10:15  37 years of Nest Recording at Canford
Roger Peart

10:35  Interval

11:05  Recreational Disturbance & Key Heathland Species
Durwyn Liley (Footprint Ecology)

11:35  Conflict In The Uplands
            Mark Avery

12:30 Lunch
This will also provide an opportunity to have a look around the trade/display stands.

Chair:  Jol Mitchell

13:45  The Hen Harrier in Dorset - An Enthusiast's Perspective
            Peter Hadrill

14:15  Rare Breeding Birds Panel
            Dawn Balmer (BTO)

14:45  The Future of Bird Tracking Technology: From Goldcrest to 
            Sarah Levett (Biotrack)

15:15  Interval

15:45  The Sound Approach & Birds of Poole Harbour - Night-time Revelations.
Paul Morton

16:15  Managing Britain's Rare Breeding Birds
Mark Thomas (RSPB Senior Investigations Officer)

16:55  Summing up and close.