Understanding the Bay: CITiZAN Coastal Recording Workshop

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Thu, 31 May 2018 9:30

Understanding the Bay: CITiZAN Coastal Recording Workshop

When: Thursday 31st May 9.30am - 4.00pm (additional training day on Wednesday 30th May - see here)

Where: The Forum, Barrow-in-Furness

Cost: FREE, open to everyone

Booking: Booking essential, CLICK HERE to book online

Join us for a one-day recording training session. Help the MBP and CITiZAN team update records of coastal archaeological and paleoenvironmental sites which are exposed along the ever changing shoreline of Morecambe Bay.

  • Learn how to identify sites, make rapid records and report any discoveries made around the shoreline of the Bay (and beyond).
  • During the day participants will be using the CITiZAN mobile app to check and update pre-existing records and record any new sites identified. Mobile devices will be provided but participants can sign up as CITiZAN surveyor and download the app to your mobile phone/tablet prior to the event
  • This training is an extension to the symposium/training held on 30th May. For FREE tickets for the event on 30th May click here.

Attendees will meet at the Forum, Barrow for registration/introductions, before travelling to Walney Island for the recording session. Transport will be provided from Barrow to Walney. Due to the tides and nesting birds the majority of the training will be undertaken at a safe working distance from the high tide line.

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Events Programme

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Sat, 01 Sep 2018 10:00 to Sun, 31 Mar 2019 16:00
'Headlands to Headspace' - Morecambe Bay Partnership’s Landscape Art Commissions

Morecambe Bay's unending horizons, rich mosaic of habitats, precious nature and ancient heritage have inspired this exciting storytelling, part of 

Sat, 10 Nov 2018 12:00 to Sun, 24 Feb 2019 16:00
Morecambe Bay's Hidden Heritage exhibition (Lancaster Maritime Museum)

When: Sat 10th November to Sunday 24th February 2019

Where: Lancaster Maritime museum

Booking: no booking required

Cost: FREE

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 11:00
Made by the Moon storytelling walk at Arnside Knott

Part of Morecambe Bay Partnership's Headlands to Headspace Landscape Art Commissions

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