Bat Impacts & Mitigation

Description

This one day course delivered by Emma Boston will introduce bat impact assessments and demonstrate how to assess impact for various development types, including residential developments, roads or other large infrastructure projects and wind farms.

Delegates will explore the measures currently available to mitigate the impact of development in line with current legislation, using presentations, question and answer sessions and case studies of bat mitigation and enhancements appropriate for a variety of bat species

In the afternoon, delegates will have the opportunity to work through and discuss example scenarios in groups.

Who Should Attend?

Ecological consultants, students, NGO’s, local authority ecologists and planners, conservation officers, environmental managers, rangers.

Knowledge Level

Intermediate

Prior Knowledge

The course is suitable for those who have some knowledge of bat ecology and surveys (or have attended an Introduction to Bat Ecology and Bat Surveys course).

Learning Outcomes

  • Knowledge on the ways in which bats can be impacted by development.
  • Be able to assess impacts on bats, from a various development types and scales.
  • Have an awareness of different bat mitigation measures.
  • Be able to apply appropriate mitigation measures to various scenarios.
  • Understand the importance of ecological enhancement to benefit bats.

Refreshments

Refreshments will be provided throughout the day. Please bring your own packed lunch.

Euro Payments

Online payments can only be made in Sterling. We can accept Euro payments by BACS or over the phone. 

Please contact our finance team at finance@cieem.net if you require an invoice in Euros. 

Course fees in Euros are as follows:

  • Early Bird Member Ticket €130

  • Early Bird Non Member Ticket €200

  • Member Ticket €150

  • Non Member Ticket €220

Tickets

Tickets Person(s) Price
Early Bird Member Ticket
(Price valid from 27/11/2019 to 24/04/2020 inclusive)
1 £100.00
Early Bird Non Member
(Price valid from 27/11/2019 to 24/04/2020 inclusive)
1 £160.00
Member Ticket 1 £120.00
Non Member Ticket 1 £180.00