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2016 Midlands Section Conference

Ecology and the Historic Environment: Conflicts and Consensus

12 October 2016, Calke Abbey

Biographies and Abstracts

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

The invertebrates of veteran trees and what they tell us about past landscapes
Jon Webb (National Specialist, Natural England)

Designing a wood pasture restoration at Moccas Park
Saul Herbert (NNR Manager, Natural England)

Balancing ecological conservation and historic landscape restoration - A local authority perspective from Coombe Country Park
Paul Hodges (Estate Officer, Coventry City Council)

Managing artificial lakes in a designed landscape
Carl Hawke (Wildlife & Countryside Adviser, National Trust)

Conservation management planning - the key to conflict resolution?
Elaine Willett (Natural England)

Managing bats in churches
Charlotte Packman (Wild Frontier Ecology/University of Bristol)
Presentation not available

Deer management in parkland
David Bullock (Head of Nature Conservation, National Trust)