Sands of LIFE Conference 2024

Sands of LIFE and Natural Resources Wales are delighted to announce that the project’s final conference will take place on the 15 to 17 May 2024 in Caernarfon, North Wales.

Join us online for:

  • Findings and highlights from Sands of LIFE’s five years of action for biodiversity.
  • Informative presentations from local and international speakers on the latest developments in sand dune conservation and management.
  • Networking, collaborating and sharing of best practice between leading sand dune managers from across the UK and Northern Europe.

Programme Overview

Wednesday 15 May 2024

  • 13:00 - 13:30 Conference opens 
  • 13:30 - 17:30 Presentations and discussions 

Thursday 16 May 2024

  • 09:00 - 18:00 Site visit for in-person delegates only

Friday 17 May 2024

  • 09:00 - 11:40 Presentations and discussions 
  • 11:40 - 12:00 Conference closure 

Read the full programme

Booking deadline for online delegates: Midday, Tuesday 14 May 2024 to ensure you receive the link to join the sessions. Book your place now!

The conference is a free event. In-person attendance is by invitation only, and the conference is already fully booked. Please contact us for waiting list information.

We invite proposals for posters and exhibition stalls that are topical, informative and relevant to sand dune management.

For any further information, please email

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