Next start date: February 27th

IFM and EA Aquatic Weed Control Workshop - Registration Page

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Event details

Start
27 February 2021

Venue
Online

Course fees
£0.00

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Units covered

THE FIRST WORKSHOP IS NOW FULL. PLEASE REGISTER HERE TO ADD YOUR NAME TO THE LIST FOR THE SECOND EVENT PLANNED FOR MARCH

Aquatic Weed Control Workshop

This is an online workshop organised by the IFM in conjunction with the Environment Agency and funded by rod licence income.

The IFM and EA have worked together over the past couple of years to host a series of aquatic weed control workshops. These events are held over a full day and have representatives from angling clubs, associations and fisheries in attendance. With the current restrictions due to the Covid pandemic we are unable to hold an event in the traditional way, so we have decided to take it online instead.

The virtual nature of the event does have it’s benefits as we can open it up to a much wider audience.

The programme has been shortened to fit with online delivery but we will still be covering a number of important areas. The workshop will be held via Zoom and full guidance on how to access the event will be sent to delegates.

We are limiting numbers to 200 participants so register today if you are a fishery owner, run an angling club or fish a water that has weed problems and you want to know more.

The programme is below

13.00 Paul Coulson (IFM) - Welcome and introduction to the session


13.10 Paul Coulson (IFM)  - Creating balanced fisheries and introduction to plants

13.35 Bernice Brewster (Aquatic Consultancy Service) - Managing algae in fisheries


14.00 Break


14.15 John Reade (Harper Adams University) - Herbicides, the future and other tools in the toolbox

14.40 Mike Stretton (Aquatic Solutions UK) - Mechanical Removal. Making the right choices for your water

15.05 Open forum 


15.30 Close

 

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