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2014 West Midlands Conference

Mitigation and Enhancement: Case Studies and Best Practice

09 April 2014 - Pershore, Worcestershire

Biographies and Abstracts

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Conference presentations can be downloaded below. Please click the presentation title to download PDF versions.

Wetland Habitat Mitigation: what, where, when, why and how?
Matt Jones (RSPB)

SuDS and Ecological Design Opportunities
Robert Bray (Robert Bray Associates)

Mitigation for Bats: examining outcomes for the National Trust 
(presentation not available) 
Jude Smith CEnv MCIEEM (Wildworks Ecology)

Artificial Badger Setts: the why, where and how?
Dave Lewns MCIEEM (Protected Species Ecology Ltd)

‘BAPs for Barn Owls, Stotties for Stoats!’: are we doing enough to secure healthy small mammal populations?
Johnny Birks MCIEEM (Swift Ecology)

Compensating for Priority Habitat Losses: is translocation a suitable mechanism for minimising biodiversity loss? 
Bob Edmonds (SLR Consulting)

Providing Mitigation for Invertebrates: some guiding principles and examples
Andy Jukes MCIEEM (Conops Entomology Ltd)

Amphibian and Reptile Mitigation: history and future directions
Jim Foster MCIEEM (ARC UK)

Mitigation in EIA Developments: tick-box exercise or ecological opportunity?
Katherine Drayson (Oxford Brookes University)