Ladybirds for Beginners


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Explore ladybird identification and learn to identify the species you could find close to home in the North East.

Event Lead: Dr Gordon Port

Event length: 1 session, Monday evening 7.00-8.30pm

Event structure: This is an online course held via Zoom. Please ensure you have the right system requirements for accessing Zoom before booking, as we have a no-refunds policy.

Event cost: £2 NHSN Members / £4 Non-Members

Ladybirds are some of the North East's most beautiful and iconic insects.

Perfect for participants of the North East Ladybird Spot or those looking to learn more about our region's ladybirds, join Gordon Port for an online session designed to provide a gentle introduction to ladybird ecology and identification.

Attendees will learn how to recognise and identify common ladybirds found in the North East. Using these skills, attendees will also learn more about how to submit their sightings to the North East Ladybird Spot and contribute to our knowledge of these iconic insects in the region.

You will also have the opportunity to ask questions in a Q & A session with Gordon.

Course attendees will receive a Zoom link ahead of the first session. If you are new to Zoom, you can find more information about using it at their website here.

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