Course: Introduction to Invertebrates

TCV Scotland

Stirling
21st August 2020

www.tcv.org.uk/scotland scotland-training@tcv.org.uk 01786 479697 Tricia Burden

Cost: £35

Sectors: ecology, conservation & wildlife


Description - This practical workshop aims to provide an introduction into the world of invertebrates. On this course you will be taught how to identify common invertebrate groups and species. We will also learn about their habitats and life histories. This engaging course will provide a solid foundation for further progress in the field of invertebrate recording; a field more important than ever as a result of declining invertebrate populations around the world. 

Morning session – introduction to invertebrates PowerPoint presentation with practical demonstration and activities

Afternoon session – practical session outdoors identifying captured invertebrate specimens

Final half hour – invertebrate identification quiz

Please bring with you - Sturdy footwear, warm clothes, a waterproof and a packed lunch

Experience Level - No experience required.

Location – TCV Scotland, Balallan House, 24 Allan Park, Stirling, FK8 2QG


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