Placement Blogs

Anna Egerton – BSc Applied Terrestrial and Marine Ecology – with placement year

"It has been great to put into practice the skills I have learned at university, such as animal behavioural observation methods and academic writing."

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Alice Hadley- BSc Environmental Conservation 3rd year student

"Being a 6 month volunteer here at Echo has meant I’ve been involved in many of the organisations research and management projects. My main role however has been the running and development of the native plant nursery and habitat restoration."

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Daniel Loveard- BSc Environmental Conservation

"I have gained a lot working on the chough project at Durrell. The radio tracking was a key skill I’ve learnt and being involved in a project that it is still in its early stages was a new experience. I felt that was important as I was learning alongside the team there."

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