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Nominations are now open for 3rd UK Awards for Biological Recording and Information Sharing

Building on the success of the previous two years, the National Biodiversity Network, the National Forum for Biological Recording and the Biological Records Centre are launching the third UK Awards for Biological Recording and Information Sharing. Once again FSC is proud to be a sponsor of one of the Awards. Read More

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Real value with Real Family Holidays

We have been watching with interest recent stories of parents being fined for taking children on holiday during term time, along with headlines on the all-too-common price hikes for breaks during the school holidays. Neither making life easy for families! Read More

Monday, May 22, 2017

UK Wildlife in Decline

This year there have been a number of news stories reporting a serious decline in the UK’s wildlife across a range of species - something that we at FSC are continuously concerned about. Read More

Friday, April 28, 2017

Prince Harry visits FSC Epping Forest

FSC Epping Forest was delighted to welcome Prince Harry today, who visited the area as to view the local Wood Pasture Restoration Project which is part of The Queen's Commonwealth Canopy. Read More

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Brilliant Residentials campaign launched at Millport

A new campaign has been launched in Scotland, at FSC Millport, to encourage schools to provide more residential experiences for children and young people of all ages and from all backgrounds. Read More

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Calling the next generation of Darwins

16 and 17 year olds who have a real interest and enthusiasm for the natural world are being encouraged to apply for one of FSC’s 2017 Young Darwin Scholarships. Each year the charity awards 15 Scholarships to young people who want to develop their knowledge and skills and meet other people with similar interests. Read More

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Training opportunities for biology teachers

FSC is working with A level awarding bodies and the IB to provide new opportunities for biology teachers to develop their skills. Read More

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Launch of 2017 FSC Darwin Scholars Programme

Field Studies Council (FSC) is pleased to announce the 2017 dates for its annual FSC Darwin Scholars Programme – Monitoring and Communicating Biodiversity will be 20-29 August 2017. This inspiring course offers comprehensive biodiversity training to ‘up and coming’ scientists enabling them to build their own knowledge, and also help to address the global shortage of skills in this area. Read More

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Online sessions for A level geography teachers and students

Join us this autumn for a choice of free online sessions to help teachers with the fieldwork elements of AS geography and A level investigations. One session is also aimed at students and covers the write up element of their investigation. Read More

Wednesday, May 24, 2017