2017 Conference

“Beyond Protection – Priorities and Delivery of Net Gain”​

The 2017 ALGE Conference and AGM took place on Thursday 30th November at the BVSC, Centre for Voluntary Action, Birmingham.

The conference acted as a great opportunity for members to network and discuss topics such as; Green Infrastructure, Priorities and Guidances for LPA’s and Safeguarding Hedgehogs.

ALGE Conference 2017 – Programme

Conference presentations are available to download here:

​1 – Delivering Biodiveristy Objectives through the Planning Sysytem Karen Colebourn EPR

2 – Green Infrastructure Kate Stinchcombe Monmouthshire Council

3 – Priorities and New Guidance for LPAs Richard Barnes The Woodland Trust

4 – Important Invertebrate Areas – Jamie Robins Buglife

5 – Providing for common toads in development – Jim Foster ARCT

6 – Safeguarding hedgehogs through planning and development – Ali North Suffolk Wildlife Trust

7 – Natural Engineers – bringing the beaver back – Susan Davies Scottish Wildlife Trust

8 – Raising Professional Standards – Mike Dean CIEEM