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QGIS FOR BIOLOGICAL RECORDERS 2 Day course starts - 14/05/2019

Learn the basics of using QGIS software.

QGIS is a free, open source Geographic Information Software. It allows you to map spatial data such as biological records and any other features such as site boundaries, survey routes and habitats. You can use it to create maps for use in reports, presentations or on the web. On this two day course you will learn the fundamentals of using the software, importing biological records and creating a map. We will use the FSC Tom.bio plugin that makes importing biological records and working with UK grid references really easy. We will also look at some other useful analysis you can do as well as highlighting sources of freely available data and help and support.

When: Tuesday 14th & Wednesday 15th May 2019
Time : 10am to 4:30pm

Location : BIS Training Room, 6 Bulwark Offices, Brecon, LD3 7LB
Grid Reference : SO04562851

Cost: £48 (£24 per day). Please make payment by Friday 19th April 2019.

Trainers: Steve Goddard & Jo Milborrow

Refreshments provided, please bring lunch or buy locally.

Trainees will need to bring a laptop with mouse preloaded with QGIS - we'll provide instructions on how to do this. Ideally you should do both days, but do call us if you can only attend one day.

To attend you must book on with ben@bis.org.uk or call us 01874 610881

Event day contact BIS 01874 610881



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