Aquatic Invertebrate Sampling and Identification Training Workshop

Date: Thursday 29th September, 10am-4pm,

Location: Wadelows Nature Reserve, Toddington (nr J12 of M1).
Cost: Free

The Upper and Bedford Ouse Catchment Partnership is running a FREE 1-day introductory training workshop for volunteers interested in the identification of aquatic invertebrates. As part of this workshop you will learn:

  • how to ‘kick sample’ consistently and effectively
  • how to identify different groups of aquatic invertebrates
  • how to use keys for identification

The workshop will be led by experts from the Environment Agency, supported by the Greensand Trust and Bedfordshire Rural Communities Charity.

Refreshments and equipment provided.

Places are limited – to book yours contact Jon Balaam at the Greensand Trust: jon.balaam@greensandtrust.org; 01234 744592