Membership benefits

Joining BES gives you access to a number of exclusive member benefits.

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  • Free access to all BES journal content on the Wiley Online Library, including open access journal Ecology and Evolution
  • Reduced price registration for BES run and sponsored meetings. Student members are entitled to further discounts
  • 25% discount on open access fees when publishing as first or corresponding author in BES journals
  • 10% discount when publishing in Ecology and Evolution
  • Member only discounts from leading scientific publishers

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Stay Informed

  • Free copy of The Niche, our quarterly full colour magazine and our monthly eBulletin that keep you up to date about  the latest news and research from the global ecological community
  • Automatic advance notice by email of events and deadlines for submissions of abstracts for BES Annual Meeting and symposia

Shape the Future of Ecology

  • Networking opportunities to meet and interact with other ecological professionals
  • Put yourself forward for membership of BES working groups and committees.
  • Opportunities to help shape the future of BES, Europe’s largest community of ecologists

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