Climate Change Ecology

Developing a community of people working on climate change issues


Secretary: Mike Morecroft
Student Representative: Katherine Maltby
Blog and social media: BES Climate Change Ecology SIG blog and Facebook


The Climate Change Ecology Group helps foster a vibrant community of ecologists who are all working on climate change issues. This includes a full range of climate change impacts, adaptation and mitigation and related topics, relevant to ecology.

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  • Develop the community of ecologists working on climate change issues.
  • Provide a forum for discussion of science and its application to policy and practice
  • Organise meetings and produces outputs that are highly relevant to scientists, policy makers and conservation practitioners

Meetings and Events

28 – 28 March 2017: Workshop on Blanket Bog and Climate Change
This is a joint Climate Change Ecology and Peatland Research Group workshop to advance our understanding of the impacts of climate change on blanket bogs and the implications for conservation.
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4 May: Workshop on Ecology and the National Climate Change Adaptation Programme
This workshop is your chance to contribute to the development of the next National Adaptation Programme; it is jointly organised by BES, Defra, Natural England and RSPB.
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