11 July 2022
A summary of the BES response to the consultation on the Nature Recovery Green Paper
20 June 2022
Are environmental governance institutions shifting to be able to manage the recovery, rather than just the protection, of nature?
14 June 2022
Join our online workshop with Defra to discuss England’s approach to climate change adaptation.
13 June 2022
A summary of the policy team's response to this key consultation.
28 April 2022
The 30x30 pledge is an important lever by which protected areas can become more effective.
22 April 2022
A report by the British Ecological Society says that the UK government’s 30x30 commitment offers the opportunity to revitalise the contribution of protected areas to nature recovery.
04 April 2022
Why should we care about the UK pledge to protect 30% of land and seas by 2030?
17 March 2022
Changes to the Act have raised concerns that some threatened British species may lose important protection.
08 February 2022
Mandatory Biodiversity Net Gain in England may need refinement to deliver true gains for nature.
17 December 2021
Couldn't keep up with the flurry of COP26 coverage and analysis? See all the key outputs here!
14 December 2021
Yadvinder Malhi introduces a project to define the grand challenges for ecology as he becomes BES President
06 December 2021
Read more about our upcoming workshop at the Annual Meeting about applying nature-based solutions
29 November 2021
The JNCC needs input on its proposed changes to this key UK conservation legislation
23 November 2021
A research article has highlighted evidence gaps regarding the effectiveness of ecological mitigation and compensation measures
03 November 2021
What role does ecology play in the UK government's 'Net Zero Strategy: Build Back Greener'?