The British Herpetological Society

The Vanishing Vipers Conference


The national adder conservation meeting is being held on the 8th-9th of October 2016 in Somerset. Titled "The Vanishing Viper: priorities for adder conservation" this conference will address all aspects of adder conservation including:

·     ·Strategic challenges and solutions for adder conservation

·      Insights from survey and research

·      Managing landscapes sympathetically for adders: opportunities and challenges for land managers

·      Public interactions with adders – what messages should we be broadcasting?

·      Site protection, regulation and policy issues

·      Mitigating development impacts 

·      Prioritisation of threats and conservation actions for the adder

The full PDF flyer can be downloaded below:

pdfVanishing Vipers Conference PDF181.47 KB31/08/2016


Booking is essential, and can be done through the following link: