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Environmental Photographer of the Year

Friday, May 19, 2017

Open to all professional and amateur, national and international photographers of all ages, the CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year is an international showcase for the very best in environmental photography. The competition encourages entries that are contemporary, creative, resonant, challenging, original and beautiful, but most of all, pictures that will inspire people around the world to start taking care of our environment.

Job Opportunity: Communications & Engagement Officer

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

The Woodland Trust is embarking on an ambitious 10 year vision which is aimed at strengthening the role of woods and trees in our landscape and communities, with a strong focus on the connection between people, woods and trees.  Part of the vision includes a focus on developing a more localised approach to engaging with our members and the wider public through our woodlands and partnerships, providing great engagement opportunities and high quality visitor experiences which will attract large numbers of visitors to our sites and generate volunteering opportunities that add value to our work

Job Opportunity: Environmental Planner

Friday, May 5, 2017

Nicholas Pearson Associates currently has an opportunity for an Environmental Planner to join the team in Corston, Bath, to support the work of environmental planners, landscape architects and ecologists. The post requires relevant qualifications, 1-2 years’ relevant experience, excellent communication skills and attention to detail.

For more information and to apply please click here.

'Very Serious Concerns' Raised Over Abstraction Reform Delay

Friday, May 5, 2017

Abstraction reform should not be postponed and the next government must commit to implementing it as soon as possible, according to an alliance of MPs and civil society bodies.

The group wrote to environment secretary Andrea Leadsom on 20 April in response to the announcement that a water bill underpinning abstraction reform was to be shelved and that reform itself may not be undertaken until the 2020s.

The Angling Trust wrote to her a second time on 26 April.