The British Herpetological Society

ARC-BHS Joint Scientific Meeting 2019
Saturday, 30 November 2019 - Saturday, 30 November 2019

For full details and to make a booking, go here:   ARC-BHS Scientific Meeting 2019





0930-1000 Arrival, registration and coffee
1000-1005 Welcome – Prof Richard Griffiths, ARC Trustee

Habitat preferences in golden Mantellas – Wayne Edwards, DICE, University of Kent


Chemical and microbial barriers to amphibian pathogens – Phil Jervis, Institute of Zoology and Imperial College London


Abundance and population structure of the Morelet's Crocodile (Crocodylus moreletii) in the region of Calakmul, Campeche, Mexico - José António Lemos Barão-Nóbrega, University of Salford and Operation Wallacea

1120-1200  Coffee

Disease transmission in larval amphibians – Bryony Allen, University of Liverpool and Institute of Zoology


Over the moon: the effect of the lunar cycle on three newt species in the UK – John Phillips, DICE, University of Kent


Using 3D-printed, GPS embedded, decoy turtle eggs to track poachers – Helen Pheasey, DICE, University of Kent

1320-1445 Lunch

Aesculapian snakes - an introduced species in North Wales – Tom Major, Bangor University


What do zoo visitors understand about global amphibian declines? – Marcileida (Leida) Dos Santos, University of Otago and IUCN/SSC Amphibian Specialist Group

1540-1615 African herp research – Gabriela B. Bittencourt-Silva, Natural History Museum
1615-1700 Coffee and departure 



Event Date Saturday 30th November 2019 9:30 am
Event End Date Saturday 30th November 2019 5:00 pm
Location Bournemouth Natural Science Society

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