Covering the key principles of creating and restoring aquatic and terrestrial habitats for the benefit of amphibians. The course will look at the habitat requirements of amphibians and how best to create or restore areas benefiting these charismatic species. This is a one day course which will include a field trip to look at one of Froglife’s many successful pond creation and restoration sites.
Broad course overview:
- Overview of habitat requirements for amphibians
- Current state of habitat availability in the UK
- Creating new aquatic and terrestrial habitats
- Restoring habitats for amphibians
- The importance of connectivity