22 January 2018
The long awaited 25 year plan for the environment was published in January 2018. Here we draw out the most important issues for BES membership.
12 December 2017
Post-Brexit policy should carry out a root-and-branch reform to better address the specific needs of the UK’s farming and food sectors whilst protecting the countryside.
07 November 2017
Read Ruth Mitchell's account of the Scottish Policy Group's October 2017 Pie And A Pint evening that looked at the future of agri-environment schemes in Scotland post Brexit.
03 October 2017
More species urgently need to be considered for inclusion on the EU’s ‘List of Invasive Alien Species of Union Concern’.
08 August 2017
An international team of scientists looks at integrating invasive species policies across ornamental horticulture supply chains to prevent plant invasions.
25 July 2017
Contribute to our response to the House of Lords Select Committee on the Natural Environment and Rural Communities Act.
13 July 2017
The Repeal Bill will play a major role in shaping the environmental outcomes of Brexit. How can the Government ensure it is a success?
10 July 2017
Highlights from the Ecology for the National Adaptation Programme for Climate Change workshop
05 July 2017
Help our Brexit Policy Working Group gather evidence to inform crucial policy decisions
29 June 2017
British Ecological Society's key highlights from Parliamentary Links Day 2017
16 June 2017
Dr Thais Martins highlights the key lessons learnt from the BES / ZSL Engaging with Parliament and Responding to Inquiries Training workshop.
Public Engagement |
15 June 2017
12 June 2017
Applications are now open for the first BES Policy Fellowship with UK Government
09 June 2017
The General Election results are in, leaving a hung Parliament and a Conservative minority government. What does it mean for science and the environment?
02 June 2017
A summary of the key points discussed at the Greener UK Hustings, held on 30th May, with candidates from the Conservative, Labour, Liberal Democrat and Green parties