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<i>Trophy Hunting</i> named British Ecological Society book of the year

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Trophy Hunting named British Ecological Society book of the year

Trophy Hunting by Dr Nikolaj Bichel and Professor Adam Hart, wins The Marsh Ecology Book of the Year,

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BES awards 2023 - Meet the winners

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BES awards 2023 - Meet the winners

Find out who the winners of the 2023 BES awards are.

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British Ecological Society joins call for radical new government nature commitments

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British Ecological Society joins call for radical new government nature commitments

British Ecological Society signs open letter calling for the UK government to ramp up environmental ambitions as part of Nature 2030.

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International Transgender Day of Visibility: Embracing my fluid identity

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International Transgender Day of Visibility: Embracing my fluid identity

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Nominations now open for BES awards

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Nominations now open for BES awards

Nominations for our 2023 BES awards are now open

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New Years Honours for past and future BES Presidents

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New Years Honours for past and future BES Presidents

A former president and the president elect are named in the 2023 New Year Honours List

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Bridget Emmett to be President of the BES from 2024

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Bridget Emmett to be President of the BES from 2024

Members have elected Bridget Emmett to be the next BES President in an online vote.

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The BES signs open letter to PM on environmental deregulation

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The BES signs open letter to PM on environmental deregulation

Today the BES has joined 78 Wildlife and Countryside Link organisations in an open letter to the Prime Minister urging her to change the Government's trajectory on environmental deregulation.

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Black History Month

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Black History Month

Acknowledging and celebrating Black ecologists through our Black History Month blog series.

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British Ecological Society announces 2022 award winners

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British Ecological Society announces 2022 award winners

The British Ecological Society (BES) announces the winners of its annual awards and prizes

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Diego Ellis Soto and Kristy M. Ferraro win the Sidnie Manton Award

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Diego Ellis Soto and Kristy M. Ferraro win the Sidnie Manton Award

Kristy M. Ferraro and Diego Ellis Soto have been awarded the Sidnie Manton Award for the best Review or Long-term Study in Journal of Animal Ecology

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British Ecological Society announces journal prize winners

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British Ecological Society announces journal prize winners

Today the British Ecological Society (BES) has announced the winners of its journal prizes for research published in 2021.

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New BES President launches future of ecology project

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New BES President launches future of ecology project

Yadvinder Malhi introduces a project to define the grand challenges for ecology as he becomes BES President

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New trustees elected to BES Board

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New trustees elected to BES Board

BES members have voted in an online poll to elect new trustees to the Society’s Board.

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Highlights from our 2021 BES Membership Survey

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Highlights from our 2021 BES Membership Survey

Find out the results from the Membership Survey carried out in October.

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