CANCELLED: Aquatic Beetles (Beginner)

This two day course will concentrate on the collection and identification of water beetles.

Due to unforeseen circumstances, this course is no longer running this calendar year.

Skill Level:



 The aim of the course is to increase confidence in beetle identification and will include: beetle morphology as used for identification, field survey techniques, the use of identification keys, microscope work, and some aspects of conservation. There will also be the opportunity to try out the Royal Entomological Society British water beetles handbook. Garth Foster is the coordinator for the Aquatic Coleoptera Recording Scheme for Britain and Ireland and has done nothing else for 50 years! Lunch is provided for the duration of the course. 


FBA @ Ferry Landing


Garth Foster


FBA Members Price: £234
Regular Price: £260

9/2/2020 9:00 AM - 9/3/2020 5:00 PM
GMT Standard Time
The Freshwater Biological Association The Ferry Landing Far Sawrey Windermere, LA22 0LP UNITED KINGDOM

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