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Coastal Pioneers webinar

13th May, 2019

Thursday 23 May 2019 at 3 p.m. The webinar aims to outline the ambition of Defra’s Marine Pioneer and report what has been achieved so far in the two pilot areas. It is hoped that the pilots may provide a basis for work in other coastal protected areas. Presenters will be: Dr Aisling Lannin – […]


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Free members day Seminar

24th April, 2019

Bringing new life to protected Areas– involving and empowering of young people in protected areas. The event will look at how different protected areas in the UK and other parts of Europe, engage young people in the life and workings of protected areas and have used the Europarc Youth Manifesto as a source of ideas and […]


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Peat Restoration Fact sheets

21st January, 2019

Moors for the Future have produced a series of really usefull fact sheets on Peatland restoration to explain in detail the type of work that will be undertaken as part of MoorLIFE 2020.


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Question and Answer session on Peatland Code

15th January, 2019

Following the webinar on the Peatland code we have now organised a Question and Answer session with both Dr Jenny Sharman who presented the webinar and Jillian Hoy, Peatland Code Coordinator, IUCN UK Peatland Programme This will be on Thursday 17th January at 12.00. You will need register for this here


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Management Challenges in Marine Natura 2000 sites

29th November, 2018

Webinar to look how some have addressed the challenges. 5th December, 10:00 (Central Europe Time) Join the webinar from your laptop or smartphone!  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER   


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Siggen Seminar

23rd November, 2018

Siggen Seminar Registrations for the Siggen Seminar are open. It will take place between the 18th-21st March in northern Germany and this year we will focus on Youth involvement in Parks, following the launch of the Youth manifesto. Participation is free to EUROPARC members but registrations is mandatory. Registration can be done here.


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Peatland Code Webinar

23rd November, 2018

  Our next webinar will be on Monday 10th December 12.00-13.00  looking at the Peatland code This Webinar will provide a brief introduction to the UK Peatland Code – a voluntary standard for UK peatland projects looking to market the ecosystem benefits of restoration. It will focus on the Pennine PeatLIFE’s experience of the initial […]


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Five go on a study tour to the Alps

18th June, 2018

Read here the interesting blog of a group 5 staff from the Brecon Beacons, Yorkshire Dales, Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Parks and Nidderdale AONB who are on an Europarc Atlantic Isles  study tour funded by Erasmus +. The five will be visiting 3 different Parks in the French Alps looking at management of Recreation […]


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Tuesday, 5th June, 2018 12:00 PM Webinar on Geospatial Analysis of Blanket Bog habitats utilising Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Technology.”

23rd May, 2018

Since 2012 the Yorkshire Wildlife Trust has been using Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Technology to survey areas of degraded blanket bog habitats. The work has been conducted across the mountains and foothills that comprise the low-rising Pennine mountain range in northern England. The high resolution imagery and Digital Surface Models (DSMs) generated from these surveys […]


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Friday 4th May 12.00- 13.00 Adding fuel to the fire: the pivotal role of Fire Operations Groups (FOGs) in wildfire fighting

26th April, 2018

This second webinar  of the two in the wildfire series will showcase the power and importance of partnership work in attending wildfires, and dealing with their aftermaths. Robert Stacey from Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service, Secretary of the Northumberland Fire Group, will talk about improving understanding of wildfires internationally. Robert’s presentation will be followed by […]


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