Highland Environment Forum

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Great Glen House

Leachkin Road

Inverness

IV3 8NW

United Kingdom

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Highland Environment Forum

Theme: Biodiversity

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09.30 - 10.00 Tea/Coffee

10.00 - 10.15 Welcome, George Hogg, SNH

Talks will be 10 min, with 10 min for qu.s


10.15 A positive contribution: The Highland Biodiversity Action Plan, Giles Brockman, Forest and land Scotland

10.35 Working in partnership : biodiversity achievements and challenges - a personal perspective Rob Dewar, NTS

10.55 Lantra Scotland: helping to support learning and skills development for the next generation of biodiversity managersKevin Patrick, Lantra

11.15 Encouraging biodiversity on farms Ali McKnight, Agroecosystems

11.35 comfort break

11.45 Biodiversity action in Lochaber Nathan Berrie

12.05 A new biodiversity group for the Wester Ross Biosphere Peter Cunningham

12.25 Conservation work undertaken by Caithness Biodiversity Group TBC

12.45 Mapping less recorded lands : a new biodiversity group for north Sutherland Meg Telfer

13.05 - 14.00 Lunch

14.00 Helping to prevent lonesome pines : the Caledonian Pinewood Recovery Project Steve Micklewright, Trees for Life


Looking to the future

14.25 What’s next in developing the HiBAP 2021 - 26? Anne Elliott, SNH

14.45 World cafe discussion on Highland biodiversity action

  • Upland and Peatland
  • Invasive non native species
  • Freshwater and their catchments
  • Coast and Marine
  • Agricultural land
  • Woodland and Forestry
  • Planning and development
  • Other biodiversity action thoughts

15.45 Thanks and goodbye George Hogg, SNH

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Inverness

IV3 8NW

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