Acorn Ecology has been providing training courses for over 10 years! We’ve had hundreds of students through our doors, learning about all different aspects of ecology. We take you out into the field and put the theory into practice so you can see it in action! We’ve been listening to your feedback on having courses … Continue reading Training Update (and a cute badger)
Did you hear our news? As you may have read in our previous blog post on our website, we found a grey long-eared bat in a roost in East Devon and confirmed the species with DNA analysis. We are pleased that yet another record, some miles away, has been found. There are thought to be … Continue reading New grey long-eard bat roost record
Volunteering is a particularly valuable way to gain experience to prepare for a career in ecology. However, a word of caution, it may be easy to find a volunteering job but make sure it works for you and your objectives. It is no good working for a wildlife organisation when you are only stuffing envelopes! … Continue reading How to make Volunteering work for you
We ecologists just can’t stop! We have a passion for wildlife which we can’t switch off and we take it on holiday with us. Read about what Sarah saw (with great photos) on our Acorn Ecology News Blog.
A couple of weeks ago we posted a blog about starting your training – setting your goals and making plans. How are you finding it? Here at Acorn Ecology we know how hard it can be starting out on your career as an ecologist. There’s just so much to learn and so much to do. … Continue reading Set Your Goals – Part 2
This week Colin and I went to the Devon and Cornwall joint dormouse meeting. It’s really important to keep up to date with news about your local patch. You can read about it on our news page of our consultancy website HERE. Are you working towards a dormouse licence? Have you thought about taking our … Continue reading Dormouse Meeting