Events

We hold free or heavily subsidised invertebrate workshops on identification, recording, curation and field craft to help boost the skills of beginners and experienced entomologists alike. These are complemented with drop-in sessions to facilitate mentoring and networking. We also organise invertebrate recording days across the region to bring together the invertebrate recording community and facilitate improvements to baseline data coverage at selected important sites. See list of past workshops

UPCOMING EVENTS

Event nameDateWeekdayLocationNotesBooking
Entomology Collections Days18 July 2019ThursdayWorld Museum, LiverpoolMeet at reception 10:30 or 13:30Free / just turn up
Biobank Twilight Session18 July 2019ThursdayCourt Hey Park, Broadgreen (Merseyside)6:30pm start. Free / just turn up
Invertebrate Recording Day26 July 2019FridayBickerton Hill, Nr Malpas (South West Cheshire)Main habitat: heathlandFree / essential
Invertebrate Recording Day9th August 2019FridayBurton Point & Denhall Quay, CheshireMain habitat: saltmarshFree / essential
Workshop10th August 2019SaturdayAinsdale Discovery Centre, Southport11.00am startFree / essential
Invertebrate Recording Day23rd August 2019FridayCow Ark Woods, Ribbble ValleyMain habitat: ancient woodland, wet woodland, unimproved grasslandFree / essential
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Entomology Collection Days

18th July | 10:30 am - 4:30 pm

Free

An informal all-day session on the third Thursday of each month for Entomologists of any experience level to use our facilities at World Museum:

  • Use our collection, library, microscopes and imaging equipment.
  • Develop new skills and help promote insect recording and conservation.
  • Talk about, identify and photograph insects and other invertebrates.

The Tanyptera Regional Entomology Project Officer Gary Hedges will be working in the lab between 10:30 and 16:30 and you are welcome to join him for the full day or part of the day. There is no need to book but please meet us at reception at either 10:30 am or 1:30 pm. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided but please bring your own lunch or use World Museum Café.

 

Details

Date:
18th July
Time:
10:30 am - 4:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organiser

Tanyptera Trust

Venue

World Museum
William Brown Street
Liverpool, England L3 8EN United Kingdom
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Phone:
0151 478 4369