The WAWC Inaugural Conference - Wild Animal Welfare: Challenges and Opportunities - took place in Edinburgh on 8 November 2016.

Click on the links below to see the speakers' presentations.


Conference Introduction   
Dr Pete Goddard
Duration: 6.49

The WAWC: Separating fact from fudge 
Professor Ranald Munro
Duration: 16.54

Wildlife welfare: towards a practical ethic for animals  
Professor David Fraser, University of British Columbia
Duration: 49.30

Principles of wild animal welfare law 

Dr Angus Nurse, Middlesex University

Duration: 32.00
The challenges of wild animal welfare in research  
Dr Carl Soulsbury, University of Lincoln
Duration: 30.13
First report from WAWC’S major review of UK wild animal welfare issues: terrestrial wild mammals 
Professor Piran White, University of York
Panel Session 
Introduction by Panel Chair
Carol McKenna
Animal welfare in a conservation context
Chris Draper
Duration: 20.46

Welfare concerns for marine mammals 
Sarah Dolman
Duration: 11.52
Welfare gaps in UK wildlife trapping 
Dr Sandra Baker
Duration: 22.15

Misguided human interventions 
Dr Liz Mullineaux
Duration: 14.11

Audience debate and summing up 
Duration: 50.01