Biodiversity overview

Guernsey

 

JNCC works collaboratively with the Guernsey primarily through the  Government of Guernsey

 

Sign up to the JNCC Overseas Territories and Crown Dependencies bi-monthly bulletin to keep up to date with the work we are doing in Guernsey and all the UK Overseas Territories and Crown Dependencies.

 

FInd out the latest news on environment in the Guernsey from  the website of the Guernsey Government.

 



 

Funded participation in International conferences/workshops

JNCC is able to support the OTs and CDs with  funding to attend international conferences and workshops.

 

Other Areas of support and advice.

JNCC also provides support and advice to Overseas Territories and Crown Dependencies in a number of other areas at the request of the UKOT and CD governments. These areas include economic valuation, climate change, invasives species, accessing funding, and multilateral environmental agreements.

 

Blue Turtle Award

 

JNCC runs an annual Blue Turtle Award. People are encouraged to nominate Overseas Territories and Crown Dependencies groups or individuals who are 'making a difference'.

 

La Société Guernesiaise – Guernsey was nominated for the 2010 Blue Turtle Award for contributions to scientific and natural history on Guernsey since 1882 – from managing nature reserves to joint-management of the Guernsey Biological Records Centre.

 

More information

Amphibians and Reptiles of the UK OTs, CDs and SBAs: Species inventory and overview of conservation and research priorities by Paul Edgar of Amphibian and Reptile Conservation Trust.

Environmental Education resources on Overseas Territories and Crown Dependencies.

2007 Environmental Economics in the Overseas Territories.

2006 Non-native species in the Overseas Territories a Review by Karen Varnham.

2005 Review of Ramsar sites in the UK Overseas Territories and Crown Dependencies by Dr Mike Pienkowski.

 

 

 

Training and Research Programme Steering Group

Guernsey is a member of the Training and Research Programme Steering Group which drives the direction of the OT training and Research programme.

 

Research Priorities 2011

JNCC asks the OTs and CDs for information about their top 3 research priorities each year (via members of the OT and CD Training and Research Programme Steering Group. These priorities are used to inform a number of funding decisions including the JNCC Research Contributions.

 

Training

JNCC is  able to support the OTs and CDs with funding to attend environmental training courses.

 

 

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