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Deer Management in Irish Forestry

A Forest Seminar Seminar hosted by WIT

This Seminar is worth 15 CPD points

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Seminar Schedule

9.30 Registration & Tea/Coffee

9.50 Introduction.

10.00 Deer Management Issues in Agriculture & Forestry. Mr. John Casey, Forestry Advisor, Teagasc Forestry Development Unit.

10.20 Deer Management in the OPW estate. Ms. Margaret Gormley, Chief Park Superintendent, Office of Public Works.

10.40 Deer Activity Index. Dr. Simon Harrison, Environmental Research Institute, University College Cork.

11.00 Deer Impact Assessment. Mr. Seppi Hona, Forest Inspector, Forest Service, Dept. of Agriculture, Food & Marine.

11.20 Tea/Coffee

11.40 Forest Design & Deer Management. Mr. Ciaran Nugent, Forest Inspector, Forest Service, Dept. of Agriculture, Food & Marine

12.00 Forest Fencing & Deer Shelters. Mr. Robert Windle, Forest Inspector, Forest Service, Dept. of Agriculture, Food & Marine

12.20 Deer Management: The Hunter’s Perspective. Mr. Liam Nolan, Deer Alliance

12.40 Questions & answers and next steps. Mr. Ciaran Nugent, Forest Inspector, Forest Service, Dept. of Agriculture, Food & Marine

13.00 Close