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The European Sturgeon Project Conference

Day 5 of the IFM Festival of Fisheries

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Event details

Start
9 November 2020

Venue
Online

Course fees
£0.00

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The European Sturgeon Project 

The Institute of Fisheries Management along with the UK Sturgeon Alliance and Blue Marine Foundation are delighted to invite you to an afternoon of talks about the project to restore Sturgeon in European waters.


We are very grateful for the support of the UK Sturgeon Alliance and Blue Marine Foundation which has allowed us to make this a free event.

The programme for the afternoon is below


The event will start promptly at 13.30

13.30 Steve Colclough (IFM and UK Sturgeon Alliance) – Welcome and introductions


13.40 Steve Colclough (IFM) – Sturgeon in the UK. Developing a database and using historic records to identify distribution

13.50 Alison Debney (ZSL) – The UK Sturgeon Alliance


14.00 Mike Morris (Severn Rivers Trust) – Unlocking the Severn, from shad to sturgeon


14.10 Rory Moore (Blue Marine Foundation)  – BLUE Marine Project – The first UK sturgeon recovery project

14.20 Alex Hubberstey (Blue Marine Foundation) – Maps, connectivity and habitat. Putting the pieces together


14.30 Panel Q&A


14.45 Break

15.00 Jörn Geßner (IGB, Germany) – Protection and recovery of the Baltic Sturgeon

15.20 Eric Rochard (INRA, France) – Recovery of the European Sturgeon. The French situation

15.40 Q&A and open forum


16.00 Close

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The European Sturgeon Project 

The Institute of Fisheries Management along with the UK Sturgeon Alliance and Blue Marine Foundation are delighted to invite you to an afternoon of talks about the project to restore Sturgeon in European waters.

 

We are very grateful for the support of the UK Sturgeon Alliance and Blue Marine Foundation which has allowed us to make this a free event.

The event will start promptly at 13.30

The programme for the afternoon is below

13.30 Steve Colclough (IFM and UK Sturgeon Alliance) - Welcome and introductions


13.40 Steve Colclough (IFM) - Sturgeon in the UK. Developing a database and using historic records to identify distribution

13.50 Alison Debney (ZSL) - The UK Sturgeon Alliance


14.00 Mike Morris (Severn Rivers Trust) - Unlocking the Severn, from shad to sturgeon


14.10 Rory Moore (Blue Marine Foundation)  - BLUE Marine Project – The first UK sturgeon recovery project

14.20 Alex Hubberstey (Blue Marine Foundation) - Maps, connectivity and habitat. Putting the pieces together


14.30 Panel Q&A


14.45 Break

15.00 Jörn Geßner (IGB, Germany) - Protection and recovery of the Baltic Sturgeon

15.20 Eric Rochard (INRA, France) - Recovery of the European Sturgeon. The French situation

15.40 Q&A and open forum


16.00 Close

 

 

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