Features articles and news roundups on environmental issues across a variety of themes.
Association for the Protection of Rural Scotland
Works to protect and enhance Scotland's rural landscapes for future generations, and promote effective planning and protection systems; with details of projects, membership, press releases and statements, and a list of Scottish planning contacts.
Cambrian Mountains Society
Contains information on the conservation of the Cambrian Mountains, and the campaign to have the area protected by AONB status.
Campaign to Protect Rural England
Works to protect and shape a beautiful, thriving English countryside; includes a guide to their projects and campaigns, membership, regional groups, resources and magazine, and contacts.
Centre for Alternative Technology
Environmental centre focusing on practical solutions to environmental problems. Includes details of educational facilities, including the Graduate School of the Environment.
Centre for Aviation Transport and the Environment
Conducts aviation-related research with a focus on the impact of aircraft emissions on climate change and local air quality, noise, and broader sustainability issues. With contacts and information about their projects.
Charity which operates in a number of ways to train, recruit and advise young people who want to work in sustainability.
The Coastal Handbook
The Environment Agency's technical guide for all operating authorities and agencies working on coastal management; available as a download.
Online home of this magazine, covering all things related to the British countryside and British wildlife.
Volunteer-based partnership funded by the Welsh Assembly Government. Lists information on the various grants available, and showcases projects already up and running.
Environmental History Resources
A collection of articles and resources introducing environmental history and exploring a number of themes including forest history, pollution history and conservation history.
Informative presentation promotes environmental care and protection. Presents guides to recycling, alternative energy, ethical investment.
Grazing Animals Project
Intends to to aid the development of conservation grazing throughout the UK. Includes map of local conservation grazing sites, information on best practice and details of training and publications available.
Annual award recognising creativity in sustainability, focusing on environmentally friendly products and initiatives. Includes video clips, news and shortlist information.
The Green House
The Sun newspapers coverage of environmental news, views and reviews.
The Green Organisation
Non-profit organisation which promotes to businesses the positive aspects of "being seen to be green". Runs the annual Green Apple Awards.
The latest news, opinion and multimedia coverage of environmental issues, with special sections on climate change, energy, food, green living, pollution, transport and wildlife.
The Ulster Museum Sciences Division presents its collection of sites on the botany, geology and zoology of Northern Ireland; each project site has identification keys, maps and photographs.
Institution of Environmental Sciences
Charitable organisation which raises public awareness of environmental science issues. Contains information on their Chartered Environmentalist and Chartered Scientist qualifications, as well as news and membership details.
Official site of the environmentalist and writer; includes a biography, background on campaigns he is involved in, diary of appearances, affiliations, a blog, and contacts.
The Land Trust
Works with the public and private sectors to manage public spaces like parks, play areas, nature reserves and other green areas for the benefit of the local community. Describes their activities and projects, with a directory of locations, news, and contacts.
A web-based interactive map service covering England, that brings together environmental information from across government; also produces static maps and provides data sets.
Information about Scotland’s moorlands and their conservation and uses, with resources for students and teachers, journalists, and policy makers.
The National Flood Forum
Provides support and advice to communities and individuals that have been flooded or are at risk of flooding.
Natural Environment Research Council (NERC)
Funds and supports research in major environmental issues such as climate change, biodiversity and natural hazards. Includes details of their programmes, research centres, and education resources.
Active discussion boards hosting chat about all manner of nature and environmental topics.
An extensive online resource for practical nature conservation and countryside management, with articles, reference materials, and links to other resources.
Open Spaces Society
Works to protect and champion the common land, village greens, open spaces and public rights of way in England and Wales; includes a library of resources, details of membership and activities, news, and contacts.
Optimum Population Trust
Charity and think tank concerned with the impact of population growth on the environment; offers a library of press releases and news, blog, and details of membership.
Information portal run by NERC which aims to educate the public about environmental science issues.
Resources and Energy Analysis Programme (REAP)
An environmental accounting programme that attempts to help local government and other organisations understand the footprints of residents in their areas and look at ways to reduce them.
Royal Commission on Environmental Pollution
Independent standing body established to advise the government and the public on environmental issues. Includes details of their reports and studies, membership, and press releases.
Scotland's National Nature Reserves
Established to protect rare and fragile wildlife species and habitats that are often internationally important; includes a gazetteer, with news, events, publications, and resources.
Scottish Environment LINK
A forum for Scotland's voluntary environment organisations that supports networking, cooperation, and a shared voice in the development of policy and legislation. Includes a list of members, and information about their campaigns.
The Scottish Environmental Technology Network (SETN)
Established to support and develop areas such as sustainable transport and building, resource efficiency and recycling, water and waste water treatment, and environmental monitoring. Includes details of their activities, laboratories, internships, and case studies.
Scottish Natural Heritage
Established to conserve and enhance of Scotland’s natural heritage; includes information about their activities and publications, a guide to protected areas and reserves, and background articles.
Scottish Natural Heritage
Aims to help people enjoy Scotland's natural heritage responsibly, understand it more fully and use it wisely so that it can be sustained for future generations.
Scottish Sustainable Development Forum
A network of sustainable development experts and practitioners that promotes and advocates for sustainable development; with news and events, and details of membership.
Veg Oil Motoring
Enterprise which is committed to reducing carbon dioxide emissions through the use of straight vegetable oil as a vehicle fuel. Information on conversion, courses and news.
Wales Environment Link
Umbrella organisation for environmental voluntary groups in Wales. Contains details of its policy priorities, history and funding with consultation response documents and membership lists.
The UK arm of the WWF Network, the environmental organisation now active in over 100 countries; provides a guide to their practical conservation work, and their campaigns on the environment, climate change, and poverty, with news, contacts, and how to support.