Our events help professionals and volunteers to be more effective in their work. Our aim is shared learning about how to manage the environment as an asset with benefits for everyone. We run events around the UK that others don't. Our events always involve a new mix of people, reaching beyond the traditional 'environment' sector.

We have the exerience of running over 50 workshops, webinars, seminars and training events throughout the UK. Browse our current events below.


Participatory land use planning and the ecosystem approach

Incorporating ecosystem services and natural capital into environmental assessment

  • Birmingham, 8th June 2017 10am - 4.30 pm

Environmental Impact Assessment, Strategic Environmental Assessment and Sustainability Appraisal are key tools in the evaluation of plans, projects and programmes that affect the environment. People involved in them need to know when and how to apply the increasingly-popular natural capital and ecosystem service concepts. We are running CPD-level training days on this topic in Perth and Birmingham. Find out more and book


Natural Capital Accounting at the local and landscape scale: an introduction

  • Woking, 14th June 2017 1pm - 5 pm
  • Leeds, 7th September 2017 1pm - 5 pm

From private estates to local authorities, there is now widespread interest in the use of accounting frameworks to understand the value of the natural environment. These half day seminars are an ideal way to understand how the accounts are produced and what they can offer. Find out more and book.

Training for health professionals

Best practice in commissioning green prescriptions

  • Birmingham, 7th June 2017 10am - 4.30 pm 

Learn about best practice in setting up green prescription schemes, how to identify providers and the pros and cons in terms of health outcomes. Find out more and book.

Free Webinars

We run a popular series of webinars to share good practice, new tools and resources developed around the UK. The next two webinars are:

Valuing public benefits from land: the case of Silverdale Country Park - Thursday 25th May 2017 1-2 pm

Integrated environmental management: fulfilling the UK's international obligations - Thursday 29th June 2017 1-2 pm

Visit our Webinars page to find out more and reserve your free place.


Past workshops, seminars and conferences organised by the Network

Discover a unique array of topics and access the event resources

Past webinars: sharing tools, local innovation & research

Best practice examples, tools and much more. We cover topics no one else does.

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