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download immediately / go direct to sourceorganisation Centre for Ecology and Hydrology The Centre for Ecology and Hydrology is a part of the Natural Environment Research Council and is the UK's Centre of Excellence for research into not...  Research Institute 
download immediately / go direct to sourceorganisation Environment Agency for England and Wales The Environment Agency for England and Wales (EA) provides support for the core business of Freshwater<em>Life</em>. In addition the EA provides spe...  Research Institute; Regulatory Organisation 
download immediately / go direct to sourceorganisation English Nature Within England English Nature is a goverment funded body which has the responsibility for the conservation of Englands wildlife, geology and wild p...  Regulatory Organisation 
download immediately / go direct to sourceorganisation Freshwater Biological Association The Freshwater Biological Association (FBA) provides the home for Freshwater<em>Life</em> and practical support. The FBA holds legal responsibility ...  Training Institute; Research Institute; Natural History Society; Library/Information Centre 
download immediately / go direct to sourceorganisation International Association of Theoretical and Applied Limnology The International Association of Theoretical and Applied Limnology (Societas Internationalis Limnologiae) was founded in 1922 with the aim of further...  Non-Governmental Organisation 
download immediately / go direct to sourceorganisation Baikal International Centre for Ecological Research The Baikal International Centre for Ecological Research focusses on the study of Lake Baikel and the surrounding water bodies. The stated goal of the...  Research Institute 
download immediately / go direct to sourceorganisation British Ecological Society The British Ecological Society was founded in 1913 to promote the science of ecology in its widest sense. The stated mission of the society is "To ad...  Non-Governmental Organisation 
download immediately / go direct to sourceorganisation British Antartic Survey The British Antartic Survey has, for the last 60 years, carried out most of the United Kingdom research on the continent of Antartica. Current areas ...  Research Institute 
download immediately / go direct to sourceorganisation Scottish Environmental Protection Agency The Scottish Environmental Protection Agency is the goverment body responsible for protecting the air, land and waters of Scotland. Its stated aim is...  Regulatory Organisation 
organisation Joint Nature Conservancy Council The Joint Nature Conservancy Council is the United Kingdom Government's wildlife adviser, undertaking national and international conservation work on...  Research Institute 
download immediately / go direct to sourceorganisation Scottish Natural Heritage Scottish Natural Heritages mission is to care for and sustain the natural heritage of Scotland. There work programme focusses on three areas, caring ...  Regulatory Organisation 
download immediately / go direct to sourceorganisation Countryside Council for Wales Similar to its sister organisations English Nature and Scottish Natural Heritage the role of the Countryside Council for Wales is to promote and inte...  Regulatory Organisation 
download immediately / go direct to sourceorganisation British Waterways British Waterways manages and cares for 2,000 miles (3,219km) of canals, rivers and docks, buildings, structures and landscapes. The 200-year old net...  British Waterways 
download immediately / go direct to sourceorganisation United Nations Food and Agricultural Organisation The UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) Fisheries Department has provided the necessary support for the development of the Freshwater<em>Life<...  United Nations Agency 
download immediately / go direct to sourceorganisation Expert Centre for Taxonomic Identification ETI is a non-governmental organisation in operational relations with UNESCO. ETI's mission is to develop and produce scientific and educational compu...  Non-Governmental Organisation; Initiative of UNESCO 
organisation Ponds Conservation Trust The Ponds Conservation Trust was established in 1998 by a consortium of 23 organisations and individuals to provide a national focus for the conserva...  Research Institute 
download immediately / go direct to sourceorganisation FishBase FishBase has collaborated closely with FreshwaterLife in the development of the prototype FreshwaterLife Ecological Database. The prototype is base...  Non-Governmental Organisation 
download immediately / go direct to sourceorganisation World Wildlife Fund: United Kingdom As a key member of the WWF global network, WWF-UK is actively contributing to the Living Waters Programme. Expertise in policy work and experience of...  Non-Governmental Organisation; Funding organisation 
download immediately / go direct to sourceorganisation IUCN - The World Conservation Union The mission of IUCN is “to influence, encourage and assist societies throughout the world to conserve the integrity and diversity of nature and to en...  Intergovernmental Organisation 
download immediately / go direct to sourceorganisation RAMSAR The RAMSAR convention, signed in 1971, is an international framework which encourages cooperation for the conservation and wise use of wetlands.  Non-Governmental Organisation 
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