• Publications

    The Society publishes and disseminates high-quality ecological research in a variety of different formats, including our five world-renowned Journals, two prestigious book series and informative member Bulletin.

    New journal data archiving policy

    From January 2014 the British Ecological Society requires, as a condition for publication, that all data supporting the results in papers published in its journals be archived in an appropriate public archive. More details available here.

  • Public Policy

    Wales Policy Group

    We’re in the process of setting up a Wales policy group to allow our Welsh members to increase their engagement with Welsh government and policy making. If you’re interested or want more info, click here.

    BES POST Fellowship

    Applications are now open for our POST fellowship, offering a great opportunity for a 2nd or 3rd year PhD student to work in UK science policy.

  • Education

    Fieldwork in A level education

    We have recently responded to two separate consultations regarding A level reform and the role of fieldwork and practical skills in biology. You can find out what we said here.

    Top 10 Tips for a career in ecology

    Missed out on our Undergraduate Ecological Careers Conference? Don’t worry – check out our new resources from the day including a top tips guide and presentations from invited speakers.

  • Grants & Awards

    The Society provides grants to promote excellent ecological research, help fund training and travel and to communicate the science of ecology as widely as possible.

  • Membership

    Become a member and take advantage of all our member benefits, including journals, grants, meeting registration discounts, Bulletins and much more! Membership from just £40 per year (£20 for students/reduced/retired) and you can apply and pay online.

  • Joint Annual Meeting 2014

    This year we will hold our Annual Meeting with the Société Française d’Ecologie from 9 – 12 December in Lille, France. It will be an exciting opportunity to network with your European counterparts.
    BES and SFE Joint Annual Meeting

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