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Field Studies Council: Bringing Environmental Understanding to All

Annual Research Seminar

2nd December 2017

9:00 - 16:00 Slapton Village Hall

For over 30 years Slapton Ley Nature Reserve and Field Centre have hosted an annual research seminar to provide a platform for a wide variety of research interests linked to this area. The research seminar aims to engage academics, the local community, FSC staff, partners, stakeholders and members with current research issues, and to connect Slapton with wider regional and national research issues and communities.

The programme can be viewed here

Abstracts for presentations can be found here.

Call for Presentations -NOW CLOSED

See below for presenting at the 2018 seminar.


There is no charge for the event and lunch will be provided. Accommodation can be arranged for those travelling from further away by request.

A station pick up can be arranged from Totnes train station – please inform us on registration if you will require this service.

Presentations will begin at 9:30am prompt and will end at 4pm.

If you would like to attend, please email: [email protected]

Call for Presentations - 2018 Seminar

Contribution suggestions or abstracts now being accepted for the 2018 research seminar. Date TBC (end of November). 

Please contact Rachel Manning - [email protected] 


Find out more about previous Research Seminars:

Research Seminar 2015/2016

Research Seminar 2014/2015

Research Seminar 2013/2014

Research Seminar 2012/2013

Research Seminar 2011/2012

Research Seminar 2010/2011