Conference Title: Inspiring Meadows
Organised by On The Verge, Buglife, Stirling Council & Inner Forth Landscape Initiative
Date: Monday 07.09.15
Venue: Raploch Community Campus, Drip Road FK8 1RD, Stirling
Talk: The achievements of On the Verge in Stirling.
Leigh Biagi - Founder: On The Verge.
Talk: The importance of soil conditions.
The potential for carbon sequestration.
SRUC - Scotland's Rural College
Talk: Grow Wild
Barrhead Water Works.
Grow Wild’s Scotland flagship site.
Grow Wild Scotland Partnership
Talk: The importance of seed quality and local origin.
Talk: Why we need to conserve/create wildflower meadows.
SNH - Scottish Natural Heritage
Talk: Meadow creation through changed management.
Management of established meadows
Talk: Edinburgh Living Landscape — the drivers behind this project, including policy context and creation of urban meadows.
City of Edinburgh Council
Get Britain Buzzing – The biodiversity benefits of wildflower areas.
Barrhead Water Works
East Renfrew Council
Talk: Summary & closing comments
Sustainable Development Officer at Stirling Council