13th & 27th October - Small Mammal Survey Skills & Kent Mammal Identification

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Saturday 13th October

9.30am - 4.30pm             

Tutor: Suzanne Kynaston


In partnership with Kent Mammal Group (KMG)
Learn how to survey for our smallest mammals using live, humane traps. Includes handling, sexing and identification, trap designs and mechanisms and principles of baiting and setting traps, surveying methods and legislation.

 

Saturday 27th October

9.45am – 4.15pm            

Tutor: Hazel Ryan


In partnership with Kent Mammal Group (KMG)
Learn how to identify our larger mammals from their tracks, signs and sightings. Includes a tour of the park to see some of the animals in the flesh and a close up examination of skins, skulls and antlers. Please note that this course does not include mice, voles or shrews which are covered in the Small Mammal Survey Skills course.


Things to know before you book:
  • This event is non-refundable unless cancelled by Wildwood.
  • Lunch is not provided. 
  • For more information on this event, please email courses@wildwoodtrust.org  or telephone 01227 711 471.
  • If booking for more than one person, please list the names of extra attendees in the space provided. 
  • To make the course go as smoothly as possible, we ask you to list any allergies or health issues that we can address before the course date.
  • After booking is completed, you will be contacted via email to provide any extra information pertinent to your booking.