Talk: Matt Shardlow, Chief Executive of Buglife
February 1st, 2018
Buglife is a charity dedicated to the conservation of insects in the UK. Join us as Matt Shardlow, CEO of Buglife, discusses the importance of insects in ecosystems, the threats that they face in a changing world and the work that Buglife is undertaking to conserve these vital components of our ecosystems.
Talk: Dr Paul O’Donoghue, Lynx Trust UK
The Lynx UK Trust are a group of conservationists dedicated to reintroducing the lynx back into the ecosystem of the British Isles. They hope to return the lynx to the UK, which they claim will help control numbers of deer and a variety of agricultural pest species. Join us as Dr Paul O’Donoghue discusses this controversial topic, which lies at the heart of the ongoing rewilding debate, and gives us some insight into the work and vision of the Lynx UK group.
We are currently planning further events for Hilary term 2018 and beyond. Expect more great talks from prominent environmentalists, practical conservation events and volunteering opportunities! Events will be announced here and on our Facebook group.