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Riverfly volunteer training – River Loddon

April 18 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A riverfly sample from the upper Loddon

Are you interested in surveying and protecting the river Loddon and its tributaries?

Do you have an interest in what creepy crawlies live in a river?


Join us for a riverfly training session to become a certified riverfly monitor to learn how to survey river invertebrates as an indicator for water quality on your local river.

Please note that this opportunity requires a regular monthly commitment to conduct a riverfly survey at a specific site on the Loddon. The monthly survey dates are a pre-determined date window and can be conducted on a weekday or a weekday.


Where? Frank Goddard Room, Old Basing Village Hall, The St, Old Basing, Basingstoke, RG24 7DA

If you sign up for training we will share further details for the day by email.


What do I bring? Please bring your own lunch, steel-toe waders or wellies (if you have them) and clothing suitable for spending a few hours outside. All training resources, nets, trays and buckets will be provided.

Booking is essential for this training, please RSVP using the button below and complete the form to secure your spot. If the event is already fully booked, then please sign yourself up to the waiting list and we’ll be in touch if a space becomes available.

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Booking for this event will close at 5pm on the 17th April.

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April 18
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Lou Sykes


Old Basing Village Hall
Old Basing Village Hall
The Street, Old Basing RG24 7DA United Kingdom
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