Sampling and Identifying Freshwater Invertebrates (Beginner)

This course is designed for those with little to no experience with freshwater invertebrates.

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This two day course will involve the collection and identification of aquatic invertebrates from running water habitats, and will feature sampling methods, bankside sorting and lab-based identification. Course tutor John Davy-Bowker is a knowledgeable freshwater biologist with considerable research and teaching experience. Lunch is provided for the duration of the course. 


FBA @ Ferry Landing 


John Davy-Bowker


FBA Members Price: £234
Early Bird Price: £247
Regular Price (from July 17th): £260 

Note: This course will also run on 6th-7th April, 2020 at the FBA River Lab, Dorset
9/17/2020 9:00 AM - 9/18/2020 5:00 PM
GMT Standard Time
The Freshwater Biological Association The Ferry Landing Far Sawrey Windermere, LA22 0LP UNITED KINGDOM

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Early bird rates apply to fees paid at least eight weeks before the start of the course. Please note that only one discount can be applied at any one time.

Courses may be altered or cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances, and will only run subject to sufficient participant uptake.