Conference 2010 Presentations

Monday 15 November 2010

Welcome
Chair: Maddy Jago, Natural England
Click here for PowerPoint Presentation (1.3MB)

 
MoorLIFE project
Matt Buckler, Moors for the Future Partnership
Click here for PowerPoint Presentation (5.6MB)
 
Peatland biodiversity and ecosystem services
Aletta Bonn IUCN Peatland Programme
Click here for PowerPoint Presentation (8.4MB)
 
 

State of knowledge – Conservation

The status of UK peatland biodiversity
Penny Anderson, Penny Anderson Associates
Click here for PowerPoint Presentation (2.3MB)

Moor wildlife or bog all?
Rhodri Thomas, Peak District National Park Authority
Click here for PowerPoint Presentation (8.8MB)

Peatlands: knowns, unknowns and blind spots  
Richard Lindsay, University of East London
Click here for PowerPoint Presentation (13MB) 

Waders on the fringe 
Kathy Fletcher, Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust
Click here for PowerPoint Presentation (2.6MB)

 
State of knowledge – Restoration
 
Soil microbial biodiversity responses to moorland restoration
Robin Sen, Manchester Metropolitan University
Click here for PowerPoint Presentation (4.7MB)
 
Restoration and recovery of Sphagnum on degraded blanket bog
Angus Rosenburgh, Manchester Metropolitan University
Click here for PowerPoint Presentation (7.8MB)
 
Impacts of grips and rewetting on Welsh blanket bog
Mike Morris, LIFE Active Blanket Bog in Wales project
Click here for PowerPoint Presentation (5.8MB)
 
 
Tuesday, 16 November 2010
 
Introduction to Chair / Day
Chair: Simon Thorp, The Heather Trust
 
 
Future impacts / climate change
 
Assessing the vulnerability of blanket peatlands to climate change
Joanna Clark, University of Reading
Click here for PowerPoint Presentation (2.4MB)
 
Impact of climate change on moorland birds
James Pearce-Higgins, British Trust for Ornithology
Click here for PowerPoint Presentation (7.6MB) 
 
Assessing the impacts of environmental change on ecological Interactions
Darren Evans, University of Hull
Click here for PowerPoint Presentation (981KB) 
 
Climate change and the fate of boreal beetles in British uplands
Rosa Menendez, Lancaster University
Click here for PowerPoint Presentation (4.8MB)
 
 
Ecosystem services and biodiversity conservation
 
Ecosystem Services: policy options for sustainable peatlands
Claire Quinn, University of Leeds
Click here for PowerPoint Presentation (6.7MB) 
 
Delivering Nature’s Services – the upland ecosystem service pilots
Ruth Waters and Stewart Clarke, Natural England
Click here for PowerPoint Presentation (7.8MB)
 
MoorLIFE, More Water, Moor Future?
Mike Pearson, Yorkshire Water Services 
Click here for PowerPoint Presentation (5.5MB)
 
 
Policy and initiatives
 
Property rights in UK uplands: implications for policy and Management
Dr Claire Quinn, University of Leeds
Click here for PowerPoint Presentation (1.9MB)
 
An approach to biodiversity delivery in the uplands – IBDAs & BIGs
Dr Amanda Wright, Natural England
Click here for PowerPoint Presentation (753KB) 
 
Funding for environmental land management
James LePage, Natural England
Click here for PowerPoint Presentation (3MB)

 

Our Partners

partner logos