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21 October, 2021 - 09:00 to 22 October, 2021 - 17:00

22nd RRC Annual Network Conference - submit your abstract

The River Restoration Centre (RRC) annual conference will be held on the 21st and 22nd October 2021. The conference organisers are now accepting abstracts submissions. Due to the ongoing uncertainties surrounding Covid-19 restrictions, the RRC are...
19 Mar 2021

Launch of Engineering with Nature an Atlas – Version 2

The Engineering with Nature initiative will launch a new book " Engineering With Nature: An Atlas, Volume 2 ". The book will showcase 62 international projects that demonstrate the concept of Engineering with Nature. Two Scottish case studies are...
11 Mar 2021

Engineering with Nature podcasts

The Engineering with Nature initiative (led by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers) has developed a series of podcasts. The podcasts explore topics such as innovation, collaboration and combining natural and engineered systems and takes views from a...
11 Mar 2021

3D buffer strips report published by Environment Agency

A report investigating multifunctional buffer zones has been published by the Environment Agency. The report "3D buffer strips: designed to deliver more for the environment" was developed by scientists from the James Hutton Institute and Forest...
03 Mar 2021

Demonstrating the value of Building with Nature in practice

Research findings just revealed by one of the EU North Sea Region Building with Nature partners in Scotland are revealing the true value of taking a sustainable approach to reducing flood risk - through the careful and targeted use of Natural Flood...
02 Mar 2021

Building with Nature project output library

The Building with Nature (BwN) project, funded by Interreg, demonstrated BwN solutions that utilise natural processes to deliver flood risk and coastal erosion management whilst enhancing ecosystem services. The Scottish Government led the '...
02 Mar 2021

Scottish FRM2021 conference outputs now available

Scotland's Flood Risk Management Conference 2021 was held from the 1st - 5th February 2021. The conference was virtual this year and covered a range of topics such as finance and green recovery, science and policy updates and communication and...
12 Oct 2020

Influence the CIRIA NFM Handbook

CIRIA is developing good practice guidance on the design and delivery of natural flood management (NFM) for use in the UK. The manual will be published late 2021 and is moving from scoping stage towards first draft. They are interested in your...
13 Jul 2020

Flood Risk Management Conference 2020 report now available

A conference report highlighting key messages from the Scottish Flood Risk Management Conference 2020 has been published by Sniffer. The conference included a session on Natural Flood Management. The report contains links to audio sound recordings...
13 Jul 2020

Building with Nature policy briefs published

The Tweed Forum, Scottish Government and SEPA are partners in the EU Interreg Building with Nature project. The project’s Policy Learning Group (PLG) has produced a series of country specific policy briefs. You may be interested in these Scottish...
13 Jul 2020

NERC NFM programme webinar series

The NERC NFM research programme is advertising a series of webinars. These one hour webinars occur roughly every month and cover a range of topics. The aim of the webinar series is to allow NFM researchers and practitioners to share knowledge and...