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Rhu & Shandon Community Council

Invasive Species week events

Added at 20:44 on 17 May 2024

Message from Lucy Cornwell, Communications Officer, GB Non-Native Species Secretariat,Animal & Plant Health Agency (APHA)

Clearly some are not realy accessible to us, but some folk might be interested in the webinars.

Monday 20th May

  • NNSS webinar: 13:00-13:45. Introduction to Invasive Species Week. With Professor Helen Roy (UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology) and Lucy Cornwell (NNSS). Find out more and register to attend

Tuesday 21st May

Wednesday 22nd May

  • NNSS webinar: 13:00-13:45. Non-native Species Inspectorate update. With Courtney Graham and Zoe Golding, Non-native Species Inspectorate, APHA. Find out more and register to attend

Thursday 23rd May

  • NNSS webinar: 15:00-16:00. Invasive non-native species impacts and response on the island of Anguilla. With Anguilla Government and Anguilla National Trust. Find out more and register to attend.

Friday 24th May

  • NNSS webinar: 13:00-13:45. Supporting local action on invasive non-native species: INNS Mapper and the Floating Pennywort Strategy. With Yorkshire Wildlife Trust and the Environment Agency. Find out more and register to attend

Saturday 25th May 

  • NNSS Event: from 09:00. Pop up awareness raising stand at York Museum Gardens. Registration not required. 

Lots of other organisations are hosting events and activities throughout the week, view our list of events taking place for details of some of these. If you’re planning an event please let us know!


Find out more about Invasive Species Week and how to take part on our website, and please get in touch with any questions.