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Our team at the RSPB Centre for Conservation Science aims to discover practical solutions to 21st century conservation problems.

We do this by identifying the most important problems, discovering their causes, testing potential solutions and ensuring they work when implemented. We work in the UK and overseas with a wide range of funders and partners.

 

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Featured documents

State of Nature 2016

State of Nature 2016

The State of Nature in the UK and its Overseas Territories.

Authors: State of Nature partnership

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Waterbirds in the UK 2014-2015

Waterbirds in the UK 2014-2015

Date: 11 May 2016
Authors: BTO, JNCC, RSPB, and WWT

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Case study no 16: Climate change research

Case study no 16: Climate change research

Part of a collection that aims to highlight RSPB science from the last decade. Climate change is a substantial and growing threat to wildlife in the UK and globally.

Date: 11 May 2016
Authors: BTO, JNCC, RSPB, and WWT
Authors: Dr Steven Ewing

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Case study no 15: Renewable energy and conservation science

Case study no 15: Renewable energy and conservation science

Part of a collection that aims to highlight RSPB science from the last decade. This case study focuses on the evidence available in support of the RSPB's position on renewables.

Date: 11 May 2016
Authors: BTO, JNCC, RSPB, and WWT
Authors: Dr Steven Ewing
Authors: Dr Rowena Langston

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Birds of Conservation Concern 4: summary

Birds of Conservation Concern 4: summary

The UK's leading bird conservation organisations have worked together to review the status of birds in the UK, Channel Islands and Isle of Man.

Date: 3 December 2015
Authors: Eaton MA, Aebischer NJ, Brown AF, Hearn RD, Lock L, Musgrove AJ, Noble DG, Stroud DA and Gregory RD

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The state of the UK's birds 2015

The state of the UK's birds 2015

The state of the UK's birds 2015 (SUKB), is the 16th edition of this annual report. It provides a one-stop shop for all the latest results from annual, periodic and one-off surveys and monitoring programmes.

Date: 10 November 2015
Authors: Hayhow DB, Bond AL, Eaton MA, Grice PV, Hall C, Hall J, Harris SJ, Hearn RD, Holt CA, Noble DG, Stroud DA and Wotton S

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