back home NMNI HOME
  • explore /
  • engage /
  • enjoy

Training & events

click here to visit Habitas.org.uk - a suite of websites about the Natural World


CEDaR Training Programme

The 2014 CEDaR Training Courses have now been published. All courses can be booked online by following the link for each course to their detail page. Spaces are limited so please book early to avoid disappointment.

Each course is suitable for beginners although previous experience of moth recording is desirable but not essential for the two moth courses.

If you have any questions about any of the courses please contact Pauline Campbell, 028 9039 5255

Leisler-bat-Austin-Hopkirk-110.jpg Bat Ecology and Identification Workshop
SOLD OUT
Ulster Folk and Transport Museum Saturday 10 May 2014
Metellina-mengei-Stephen-Foster-110.jpg Spider Identification Workshop Ulster Folk and Transport Museum Friday 16 May 2014
Coenagrion-lunulatum-Brian-Nelson-110.jpg Dragonfly and Damselfly Identification Course (early species) Oxford Island Discovery Centre & Montiaghs Moss Saturday 7 June 2014
Magdalis-carbonaria-Roy-Anderson-110.jpg Identification of Forest Weevils Belvoir Forest Park Thursday 12 June 2014
Calvia-14-punctata-Roy-Anderson-110.jpg Ladybird Identification Course Crom Estate Thursday 26 June 2014
micro-moth-2013-Pauline-Campbell-110.jpg Micro-moth Identification Workshop Ulster Folk and Transport Museum Sunday 6 July – Tuesday 8 July 2014
Rhagium-bifasciatum-Roy-Anderson-110-(1).jpg Longhorn beetle Identification Course Loughgall Country Park Thursday 31 July 2014
brian-nelson-photographing-dragonfly-110.jpg Dragonfly and Damselfly Identification Course (late species) Peatlands Park Saturday 9 August 2014
Omphiscola-glabra-Roy-Anderson-110.jpg Freshwater Snail Identification Course Quoile Pondage Nature Reserve Wednesday 20 August 2014
Stigmella-tityrella-on-beech-Dave-Grundy-110.jpg Leaf-miner Moth Identification Workshop Ulster American Folk Park, Omagh Tuesday 2 September – Wednesday 3 September 2014
hygrocybe-spp-Mark-Wright-110.jpg Fungi Identification Course Drumnaph Nature Reserve Wednesday 10 September 2014
Sphagnum-hummock-Joanne-Denyer-110.jpg Bryophyte Identification Workshop Ulster American Folk Park, Omagh Tuesday 23 September – Wednesday 24 September 2014
Usnea-rubicunda-Mike-Simms-110.jpg Lichens as Environmental Indicators Course Roe Valley Country Park Tuesday 7 October 2014

 

Events by other organisations

National Biodiversity Data Centre, Waterford

The National Biodiversity Data Centre have launched their 2014 workshop programme. For details about each course and to book online please visit their website.


IRISH BRYOPHYTE FIELD MEETINGS WINTER 2013­‐14


BBworkshopNI_2014.jpg

The purpose of the workshops is to provide training on bumblebee ecology and identification and to help people to get involved in surveying them.

The Bumblebee Monitoring Scheme run by the National Biodiversity Data Centre, covers the whole island of Ireland.

The Fermanagh workshop will take place on 

Saturday the 10th May

Derrygonnelly Field Centre

10.00 to 3.30 approx.

All the details of the event can be found here

http://bumblebeeconservation.org/get-involved/events-calendar/bumblebee-identification-workshop-fermanagh

The Tyrone workshop will take place on 

Saturday 17th May

An Creagan, Omagh

10.00 to 3.30 approx.

All the details of the event can be found here

http://bumblebeeconservation.org/get-involved/events-calendar/bumblebee-identification-workshop-omagh