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Berkshire Reptile and Amphibian Group

Great Crested Newt Survey Licence Training Course 2007

Newt SurveyThe aim of the course is to enable those that attend to make an application for a licence to survey for Great Crested Newts. The course will involve a short lecture on the ecology of the great crested newt followed by a practical session setting bottle traps on the Friday evening. We will then meet again on Saturday morning to check the bottle traps.

Tutor : Mat Smith

Dates and Times : 7.00pm-9.00pm on Friday 18th May and again at 9.00am-10.30am on Saturday 19th May.

Venue : The Loddon Room, Dinton Pastures Country Park, Davis St, Hurst Reading RG10 0TH.

Costs : The course will cost £10 per person for volunteers and £60 per person for professionals/consultants (payable in advance).

(Payment on the night is OK for volunteers and all cheques should be made payable to M.N.Smith)

Booking is essential as spaces are limited. To book a place contact Andy Glencross on 0118 9342016 or by email at

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