Latest Press Releases

JNCC is in the process of revising Guidelines for selection of biological SSSIs. A number of newly-revised Chapters have recently been published.
Defra have launched a six-week consultation on the 8th June 2018, on the Third Tranche of Marine Conservation Zones, which will close on Friday 20th July 2018.
Sombrero Island now joins a network of over 2,300 sites that conserve and protect some of the world's most significant wetlands.
European Court of Justice case law database upgraded
The BBS Report gives long-term trends for 117 common and widespread bird species.
JNCC has worked to update conservation advice for offshore Marine Protected Areas (MPAs). The revision is based on recommended best practice and feedback from users. Further information on the approach is available on the JNCC conservation advice webpage.
JNCC has successfully completed a piece of work that could help to improve the management of water resources for the 55 million population of South Africa.
Notification of the publication of updated conservation advice for Braemar Pockmarks SAC, Scanner Pockmark SAC, East of Gannet and Montrose Fields NCMPA, Fulmar MCZ and Firth of Forth Banks Complex NCMPA.
JNCC have developed a revised approach to the conservation advice we provide for offshore Marine Protected Areas. The new approach is based on recommended best practice and feedback from current users.
Data collected by over 1000 volunteers involved in the National Bat Monitoring Programme (NBMP), run in partnership with JNCC, show populations of many bat species are stable or recovering.