The Environment Agency has completed additional flood defence work in Burton-upon-Trent, Staffordshire, to alleviate issues around the A38 at Branston. The work, which started last summer in 2021, reduces flood risk to some 397 properties, including 18 affected by the flood of February 2020. The whole investment in Burton, including £2 million from the National […]

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The Construction Industry Research and Information Association (CIRIA) has released a  natural flood management manual. Natural flood management (NFM) is a tool to help reduce flood risk. It complements other flood risk management approaches and involves working across the landscape to protect, restore or mimic the natural hydrological processes that occur. These include increasing infiltration […]

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Marine Ecologist 35 hours Permanent Starting salary £33,370 Location: NatureScot offices, home or hybrid Ref: 1020-339 The Marine Ecologist will provide a specialist role in delivering high priority work associated with the delivery of offshore wind projects and other marine industries projects in Scottish waters. They will also lead or provide input on NatureScot work […]

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