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Stephanie Wray
Thursday, 22 March 2018

Science communication is a skill that many scientists find difficult, but it's one of the most important. Many experts struggle to simplify their own knowledge and make it digestible for people to understand. It is crucial that science is accessible, especially when aiming for specific...

Recent 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Environmental Protection UK (EPUK) and the Institute of Air Quality Management (IAQM) have produced this guidance to ensure that air quality is adequately...

  • 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....

Recent journals

  • As cities and towns nationwide look for innovative ways to tackle the housing crisis, land condition professionals dedicate themselves to unlocking land that was otherwise written off for...
  • As Higher Education Institutions increasingly strive to find the most impactful way of conducting innovative education and research, many are initiating Living Labs programmes. The objective of a...
  • In September 2015, world leaders adopted the seventeen goals of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development at a special United National Summit. 193 UN Member States signed up to the Goals, which are...
  • Though experts have been aware of the issue for many years, it is only in recent years that the majority of the media and public have become aware of the severity of the air quality crisis in many of...
  • It is estimated that the world's population will reach 9.7 billion by 2050. This presents a huge challenge: how to feed this many people. This problem can be addressed in a variety of ways:...

IES policy documents

This document outlines our commitment to eliminating discrimination and encouraging diversity amongst our workforce.

This document governs the treatment of data by staff, volunteers, Council and Members.

Lays down the rules of professional conduct that all professional members need to abide by.