Upcoming Events

Managing and dealing with risk to deliver successful projects

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 09:00 to 15:30
Media City, Salford

It’s a fantastic free event about managing risk to effectively deliver projects. We have some great speakers who are willing to share some of their own fantastic examples.

Lunch and refreshments will be provided (conference attendance is FREE!)

Delivered by: The Environment Agency

Hosted by: Salford University

Lead Contacts: Olly Southgate, Martin Slater, George Heritage and Alison Whalley

Posters welcome (please speak to Olly about this prior to the event)


Using drones to map habitats: data fusion and classification

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 09:00 to Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 17:00

Students £499 (Early Bird Discount, then £549)
Professionals £599 (Early Bird Discount, then £649)
The Early Bird Discount end 31/12/2019!

This two-day course will provide participants with the basic skills needed to take images collected from a UAV platform such as a quadcopter, process the images into a scene suitable for image processing, and generate classified images. We will talk you through the steps necessary to produce high quality and accurate maps suitable for the mapping of vegetation and landforms.

2020 National Watershed & Stormwater Conference

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 - 09:00 to Friday, April 17, 2020 - 17:00
Austin, Texas

The Center for Watershed Protection’s 2020 National Watershed and Stormwater Conference will be held April 14 – April 17, 2020. Pre-conference workshops will take place on April 14.

Dam Removal goes Alps

Thursday, May 14, 2020 - 09:00 to Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 17:30
BVS Educational Centre Holzhausen, Utting (Bavaria, Germany)

Save the date! We are pleased to announce the 6th upcoming international seminar on dam removal—Dam Removal goes Alps! It will be held on 14-16 May in Bavaria, Germany. The seminar will focus on regional river restoration efforts, benefits of removal, and ways to instigate more removals. The event will take place in celebration of World Fish Migration Day! It will be the European Headquarters and a public outreach event! We hope you can make it. Registration open soon.

World Fish Migration Day 2020

Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 09:00

Following on from the successful event this year, with 570 registered events taking place, WFMD are aiming for 1000 events in 2020.

Watch the trailer for the upcoming video Love Flows