If you’re choosing a career path, these short talks aim to give you a flavour of what it’s like working at a conservation organisation or nature based business. You’ll also get tips on the skills you’ll need – and where you can go to learn them.

– Lizzie Bruce, RSPB warden
– Henrietta Pringle, Research Ecologist, British Trust for Ornithology (BTO)
– Isla Hodgson, Specialist in human-wildlife conflicts, wildlife journalist and associate director of AFON
– Jack Perks, “Fish Twitcher”, photographer and film maker
– Jeff Knott, RSPB Director, Eastern England
– Lucy McRobert, Communications Manager at The Wildlife Trusts
– Mary Colwell, Producer and writer
– Megan Shersby, Editorial assistant, BBC Wildlife Magazine
– Mike Dilger, Author and broadcaster
– Rob Lambert, Academic, University of Nottingham
– Stephen Moss, Naturalist, author and lecturer
– Tiffany Francis – Nature writer, author and artist

Session hosted by:

Nick Askew – Conservation Careers

Isla Hodgson – A Focus on Nature

Matt Williams – National Trust

Jamie Wyver – RSPB

Date(s) - 17/08/2019
10:00 am - 11:20 am

Wild Zone