Event Date/Time: Oct 01, 2009
End Date/Time: Oct 01, 2009
A conference in land management in Wales. Keynote speaker will be Michael Hamell, European Commission Head of Agriculture, Forestry and Soil. Additional speakers from Imperial College London, the water industry, and the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology (CEH) will present on topics including water quality, flood risk management, water resources and carbon storage.
Delegates will be invited to consider ways in which land management options can be integrated into various policies to deliver on the Welsh Assembly Governmentâ€™s Environment Strategy for Wales and Water Framework Directive objectives.
Who should attend?
Individuals interested in exploring integrated policy solutions to issues of resource management, conservation, and development in rural areas and towns are encouraged to attend the conference including:
â€¢ Urban and regional planners
â€¢ Resource and ecosystem managers
â€¢ Public Service organisations
â€¢ Policy makers
â€¢ Other managers, researchers, and practitioners