Nature News Issue 19: Winter 2009
(2008-19)
JNCC
Nature news 19 reviews the work carried out in marine, Overseas Territories, the Global Environment and covers the first offshore SACs

Summary

 
 
Nature News is a way of keeping you informed of JNCC's national and international conservation work.
 
Front cover of Nature News Issue 19
 
The following is a summary of the information that is included in this issue:
 
  • Introduction by JNCC's Chair, Peter Bridgewater
 

Conserving albatrosses and petrels

  • Albatrosses and petrels face a range of threats both on land and at sea


Working in Europe to protect biodiversity in the UK and beyond

  • The objectives of our European work focus on achieving long-term nature conservation benefits in the UK, the EU and beyond


Fundraising for the Overseas Territories

  • Dr Nikki Chapman has recently been appointed the Overseas Territories Fundraising Officer


Human well-being and ecosystem management

  • At its annual meeting BES jointly hosted a special session on ecosystem services with BRAG


The UK economy: the global environment

  • Impacts - responsibilities - actions


First offshore SACs

  • The Secretary of State formally sent five  offshore SACs to the European Commission in September

 

Seabird survey at the Jones Bank, Celtic Sea

  • A group of scientists visited the Jones Bank


Seabed survey surprises

  • JNCC's offshore seabed survey programme has been in action throughout the year


Climate adaptation is key

  • Enhancing capacity in the Caribbean UK Overseas Territories

 

Rock of ages, clefts for all

  • Lewisian, Torridonian and Moine rocks of Scotland - Volumn 34 of the GCR Series


The Odonata Red Data List for Great Britain

 

Cambridge and Peterborough Travel Plan Awards

  • JNCC joined BAS and PECT in being awarded Step 4 in the TravelChoice and Travel for Work Cambridgeshire Awards

 

National Heathland Conference 2008

  • Managing heathlands in the face of climate change

 

Conservation Conservation

  • In this issue we focus on John Goold, JNCC's Director of Marine, based in the Aberdeen Office

 

 

 

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