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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

FSC win big with two environmental awards

Field Studies Council (FSC) are thrilled after winning twice in two days. The environmental education charity was crowned Best Newcomer at last night's Green Gown Awards, and then presented with a Green Apple Award this morning. Read More

Friday, November 11, 2016

FSC pledges to provide #BrilliantResidentials

FSC is part of the great new campaign for Brilliant Residentials. As part of this we have pledged to work with others to provide more and higher quality brilliant residentials. Read More

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Professor Steve Jones on the importance of first hand experience

The latest issue of the FSC Member's Magazine featured a fascinating reflection from Professor Steve Jones on fieldwork - from Darwin to his own early experiences visiting FSC. Read More

Monday, August 8, 2016

OCR teacher training

FSC is providing new opportunities for OCR Biology teachers to develop their skills in using fieldwork to help with maths and practical 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

Putting the forestry into forest education

The Forest Education Network (FEN) invites everyone with an interest in forest education to this special CPD event at FSC Bishops Wood Centre on Thursday 23rd March 2017. Read More

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Polli:Nation creating a buzz

FSC is a partner in the Polli:Nation project which is supporting pupils from schools to turn their school grounds and other local places into pollinator-friendly habitats. Read More

Monday, December 12, 2016

Winners of the 2016 UK Awards for Biological Recording and Information Sharing announced

The winners of the second UK Awards for Biological Recording and Information Sharing were announced at the National Museums Scotland in Edinburgh during an evening ceremony on Thursday 17 November 2016. Read More

Tuesday, December 20, 2016