Bat Survey

Latest official bat statistics

National Bat Monitoring Programme

Citizen scientists keep track of bats

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Marine Monitoring Method Finder

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Bringing together a wide range of marine habitat and species monitoring guidelines and procedures for the UK

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New consultation

Six proposed marine SPAs around England


Proposed SPAs in English territorial waters and UK offshore waters around England for rare and vulnerable birds, as well as regularly occurring migratory birds in Europe.

Hermit crabs (Pagurus prideaux) with cloak anemones (Adamsia palliata) in Western Channel MCZ © JNCC/Cefas
 

New areas in English waters awarded environmental protection



Twenty-three new Marine Conservation Zones, including seven offshore MCZs, are being added to the UK’s MPA network. JNCC provided scientific advice on the offshore sites announced, and have produced site information centres for all offshore MCZs.

Curled octopus © Kate Northern/JNCC
 

JNCC committed to Open Data


Opening up JNCC's data archives


As part of the #OpenDefra campaign JNCC publish data inventory and first batch of marine survey data.

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JNCC is the UK LIFE National Contact Point from January 2016

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UK Biodiversity Framework

The framework is designed to show how the work of the four UK countries joins up with work at a UK level to achieve the ‘Aichi targets’ and the aims of the EU biodiversity strategy. Read the framework

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Nature News

David Stroud awarded NBN Memorial Medal

JNCC's Senior Ornithologist, David Stroud MBE, has been awarded NBN's Sir John Burnett Memorial Medal.

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David Stroud MBE receives the Sir John Burnett Memorial Medal from the Earl of Selborne © NBN
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