Nature News Issue 20: Spring 2009
Issue 20 of JNCC's Nature News.


Nature News is a way of keeping you informed of JNCC's national and international conservation work.
The following is a summary of the information that is included in this issue:
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Chair's Introduction

  • Introduction by JNCC Chair Peter Bridgewater


Convention on Migratory Species

  • 9th Conference of the Parties in Rome


Aberdeen Action

  • Update on the relocation of JNCC's Aberdeen Office


Shark debate

  • Inter-governmental meeting on migratory sharks under the Convention on Migratory species


An honour to work with you

  • Recognition for JNCC experts


Biodiversity gains

  • Boost for Overseas Territories nature conservation


Two decades flow under the bridge

  • The Conservation and Management of Rivers: 20 years on


Where land use and policy meet

  • Launch of the LUPG vision for the future of the CAP, and the Agri-Environmental Schemes Seminar


It's not all about the cute and cuddly!

  • Action for lower priority species


Waterbird declines

  • Governments call for urgent actions


Policing priorities

  • Wildlife Law Enforcement Working Group


JNCC hosts tern workshop

  • Questions addressed at special workshop hosted by JNCC


Plugging the GAP

  • Developments in conserving our geological heritage


Marine Conservation Zones

  • Protecting nationally important marine biodiversity


The UK economy

  • The global environment brought into focus


Sharing global knowledge

  • Multilateral Environmental Agreeements event


A place in the South Atlantic sun

  • Protecting the shallow water marine environment in the Falklands


Redirected on the Habitats Directive

  • Changes to the Habitats Regulations


Conservation Conversation

  • This issue we catch up with JNCC's Managing Director Deryck Steer
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