Wildflowers and roadside verges: BSBI contributes to news coverage
BSBI Head of Science Kevin Walker is quoted in an article published today (14th May) by Roger Harrabin for BBC Science News, about the impacts of nitrogen deposition and over-zealous cutting on plant assemblages found on roadside verges. There is also an article in The Telegraph which uses the same quote from Kevin.
State of Nature
2016's State of Nature report was launched on 14th September and BSBI is proud to be a partner. Find out more here.
Response for Nature
BSBI was one of 26 conservation and research organisations contributing to the Response for Nature report, launched on 13th October 2015.
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The State of Nature
BSBI was one of 25 conservation and research organisations contributing to the ground-breaking 'State of Nature' report. Dr Kevin Walker, BSBI Head of Science, worked alongside a coalition of scientists from partner organisations to help produce the report, a stock take of our native species across the UK and Overseas Territories.
The 'State of Nature' report was launched at the Natural History Museum, London, on 22nd May 2013 by Sir David Attenborough and other UK conservationists, with simultaneous events held in Edinburgh, Cardiff and Belfast. Dr Ian Denholm, BSBI's incoming President, gave a presentation at the launch on 'Alien Invaders and Native Thugs: some new concerns'.
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Read the State of Nature report
BSBI’s scientific contribution to the State of Nature report was co-ordinated by Dr Kevin Walker.
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