ECHOES Project: Results and Reflections

June 8, 2023 10:30 am

Join the ECHOES Project team for the final wrap-up event to hear about the project’s research activities, results and reflections.

Part 1: What we did, 10.30 am-11.30 am

– Catching, tagging and tracking Eurasian Curlew and Greenland White-fronted Geese – Dr Katharine Bowgen, British Trust for Ornithology

– Field surveys – Dr Peter Dennis, Aberystwyth University

– Habitat vulnerability work: datasets used and approach – Dr Walther Camaro, University College Cork

– Stakeholder engagement, user requirement gathering and platform development – Jyoti Upadhyay, Geo Smart Decisions and Raghnall O’Donoghue, Compass Informatics

– Questions (15 mins) 

Part 2: What we found and developed, 11.30am-12.30pm 

– Analysis of bird tracking data – Dr Rachel Taylor, British Trust for Ornithology and Dr Paul Holloway, University College Cork

– Nutritional analysis of dietary plants – Dr Gemma Beatty, Aberystwyth University

– Results of habitat vulnerability work – Dr Walther Camaro, University College Cork

– ECHOES Platform and datasets, and how to take the platform forward – Raghnall O’Donoghue, Compass Informatics

– Questions (15 mins)

ECHOES has been funded through the Ireland-Wales Programme 2014-2020, part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund through the Welsh Government, which focuses on seeking solutions to shared challenges on both sides of the Irish Sea.