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Fungi ID Workshop (Amberswood Common, 10:00 - 15:00)Fungi ID Workshop (Amberswood Common, 10:00 - 15:00)
 Friday 24 October, 2014
 The world of mushrooms and fungi can be a daunting one to the novice, filled with many species and look-a-likes. This one day workshop will help you to identify fungi with more confidence and understand the different families and how to tell them apart. The course will be run by Dave Winnard...
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Fungi ID Workshop (Kersal Dale LNR, 10:00 - 15:00)Fungi ID Workshop (Kersal Dale LNR, 10:00 - 15:00)
 Saturday 25 October, 2014
 The world of mushrooms and fungi can be a daunting one to the novice, filled with many species and look-a-likes. This one day workshop will help you to identify fungi with more confidence and understand the different families and how to tell them apart. The course will be run by Dave Winnard...
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Lichen ID Workshop (Three Sisters, Wigan 10:00 - 15:00)Lichen ID Workshop (Three Sisters, Wigan 10:00 - 15:00)
 Saturday 08 November, 2014
 Lichens are a fascinating group consisting of two organisms, a fungus and algae which live together in a symbiotic relationship. They are important environmental indicators and recording the different species of lichen over time can provide us with useful information about changes in our air quality...
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Introduction to Wildlife Recording (free 8 session course - Mcr Museum)Introduction to Wildlife Recording (free 8 session course - Mcr Museum)
 Thursday 13 November, 2014
 The course is delivered jointly by the Greater Manchester Local Record Centre and Manchester Museum and complements a series of species identification and recording workshops being run by GMLRC as part of the From Grey to Green project. Running November to February (see full schedule here)...
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MapMate Advanced (Chorlton Water Park, 10:00 - 15:30)MapMate Advanced (Chorlton Water Park, 10:00 - 15:30)
 Saturday 15 November, 2014
 This advanced session is not for the faint-of-heart. If you are a regular MapMate user that yearns to write your own custom reports and filters using SQL, or you want to better understand the data model, or you want to create customised species atlases then this course is for you. The session assumes no prior SQL experience but you need to be confident as an end user of MapMate.
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Winter Bird ID (Blackleach CP, Salford 10:00 - 15:00)Winter Bird ID (Blackleach CP, Salford 10:00 - 15:00)
 Saturday 15 November, 2014
 Many species of bird fly to Greater Manchester at this time of year to escape the cold winters in Eastern Europe, Russia, and Scandinavia. We will be focusing on how to identify the birds on the reservoir with the aid of a telescope which will ensure superb...
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Lichen and Moss ID (Clifton CP, Salford 10:00 - 15:00)Lichen and Moss ID (Clifton CP, Salford 10:00 - 15:00)
 Saturday 22 November, 2014
 Lichens are a fascinating group consisting of two organisms, a fungus and algae which live together in a symbiotic relationship. They are important environmental indicators and recording the different species of lichen over time can provide us with useful information about changes in our air quality...
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