The Science behind the River
Jamie Urquhart, River Dee Trust
Meet at Public Car Park opposite Potarch Hotel (closed), Aberdeenshire AB31 4BD
This walk is an introduction to the science behind the management of the River Dee led by Jamie Urquhart of the River Dee Trust. You will learn about examples specific to the Dee and others equally applicable to elsewhere. Topics will include information on species such as Freshwater Pearl Mussel and Salmon. Invasive non-native species will also be covered, plus water quality, habitat and riparian management, community involvement and some of the monitoring and survey techniques used to manage the River Dee.