Field Techniques for Surveying Invertebrates - Course, University of Oxford

Event Date: 
26 Apr 2017 (All day) to 31 May 2017 (All day)
Type: 
Other Events
This 5 week part-time online course offers expert-led training in invertebrate surveying techniques from planning and preparations through to sampling strategies, surveying methods and reporting. Topics covered include interception and responsive trapping techniques, identification and taxonomic considerations, habitat description and evaluation, managing specimens, and analysing and interpreting data. It is ideal for professional ecological consultants, environmental managers and rangers, research and postgraduate students, and volunteers that are seeking flexible study combined with expert training. Field Techniques for Surveying Invertebrates aims to create a rich workshop experience by encouraging direct student and tutor interaction and discussion in an online setting.
Full details and to apply: www.conted.ox.ac.uk/invertebrates