Wildlife Camera Trapping Workshop


Event Description:

Learn how to use camera traps to discover the hidden wildlife out there!


This in depth training session, suitable for beginners or those looking to improve their skill, will cover:


  • How cameras work
  • Ethics & legalities
  • Field craft & good techniques
  • Species specifics & common mistakes
  • Analysing  results


The afternoon will involve an indoor classroom session followed by an outdoor give it a go session. Tea, coffee and biscuits provided!


What to bring

Walking on forest trails in low levels of light will be required – please wear sensible footwear & suitable clothing for weather.


Who can come?

Under 16’s need to be accompanied by responsible adult, we ask that everyone attending is at least 12 years of age.


How do I sign up?

Please register by clicking the button at the bottom of this page. If you've never used our system before you will be asked a few quick questions so that we have some basic contact details about you. This takes a couple of minutes but you will only need to do this once and then for all future opportunities you can just sign up with the click of one button!


If you have any questions don't hesitate to contact volunteers@cairngorms.co.uk or 01479 870 566.



Event Date/Time: Sat, Oct 26, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Volunteers Needed:
Event Meeting Location: Cairngorms National Park Authority Head Office 14 The Square Grantown on Spey PH26 3HG

Event Organizer: Lucy Ford
01479 870406
Event Category:
Volunteer Cairngorms / Species monitoring/recording