The 2010 target and beyond for Lepidoptera.
Reading University, 26-28th March 2010
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Deadline for paper abstracts 2nd November.
The proceedings will be published as a book and special issue of the Journal of Insect Conservation.
A discount is available for all bookings made before 8th January 2010.
Sessions will include
· 2010 assessments for Lepidoptera from around the world
· The science of conservation management
· Practical habitat management
· Landscape scale conservation
· Climate change impacts and adaptation
· Future challenges
The Symposium will be opened by our President, Sir David Attenborough.
Keynote speakers include: Prof. Jeremy Thomas (Oxford Univ), Sebastian Winkler (IUCN, Brussels), Chris van Swaay (Dutch BC), Scott Black (Xerces Soc, USA), Dr Tim New (Australia), and Prof. Chris Thomas (York Univ).
Woodlands for wildlife conference
There will be a linked one-day conference before the Symposium on 25th March focussing on the management of woodlands for butterflies, moths and other wildlife. This can also be booked on the Symposium pages of the website, either together or separately.