Membership reports

Find out more about the IES and our activities by reading the Annual Report and Financial Statements for 2017. The 2017 Report features comment from our Chair, Honorary Secretary and CEO. Read...
Each year, we survey our members to identify trends in how different services are valued and to gather members’ opinions on potential future developments. Here we are pleased to present the...
Find out more about the IES and our activities by reading the Annual Report and Financial Statements for 2016. The 2016 Report features comment from our Chair, Honorary Secretary and CEO. Read about...
This definitive guide explores salary trends in the environmental science sector, and provides a valuable guide to what salary you can expect or hope to achieve. The report looks at differences in...

Environmental Science Sector Reports

An updated version of our 2012 publication, the purpose of this document is to bring together a list of available funding streams for research, careers or projects in the environmental sciences. This...
In the UK Local Authorities have a statutory responsibility for the management of local air quality. Many guidelines and tools have been developed to promote best practice in the way these...
This good practice guide explores the challenges, benefits and opportunities associated with higher education institutions (HEIs) engaging the public in the disciplines of geography, earth and...
It has been felt for some time that conventional traffic models - as currently formulated - are not able to provide the accuracy and precise type of data that AQ models require and can undermine the...

Guidance

Air quality professionals are frequently required to assess dust impacts from mineral sites, particularly as part of the planning process, and there is currently little government guidance on how...

Emissions of dust to air can occur during the preparation of the land (e.g. demolition, land clearing, and earth moving), and during construction. Emissions can vary substantially from...

This document provides guidance on how to make an ecosystem services assessment.  It explains what ecosystem services are, why an ecosystem services assessment needs to be made, and how it can add...

Constructing buildings, roads and other infrastructure can have a substantial, temporary impact on local air quality. The most common impacts are increased particulate matter (PM) concentrations...

Forthcoming publications

(Un)natural Disasters

Due to be published to members in December 2019

Waste

Due to be published to members in February 2020

War and Conflict

Due to be published to members in May 2020

The State of Nature

Due to be published to members in August 2020

Who to contact

Paddy Fowler

Publications Officer

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