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In Practice Magazine

In Practice is CIEEM's quarterly membership magazine, addressing a wide variety of ecological and environmental issues. It is published in March, June, September and December.

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invites contributions on any aspect of ecology and environmental management but does not aim to publish scientific papers presenting the results of original research. Contributions should be sent to the Editor.

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For more information regarding In Practice please contact the Editor (details below).


Future Themes and Submission Deadlines for In Practice

Edition Theme Feature Article Submission Deadline
96 - June 2017 Grassland Ecology and Grazing 27 February 2017
97 - September 2017 One Year on from the EU Referendum 29 May 2017
98 - December 2017 Nature Conservation Approaches with Reduced Resources 28 August 2017

If you would like to contribute to one of these issues please contact the Editor (details below). Contributions are welcomed from both members and non-members.


Regular Features

Editorial - usually written by one of the Institute's Fellows

CIEEM News and Activities - keeping you up to date on the Institute's activities

News in Brief - a snap shot of news from the sector

Feature Articles and Viewpoints - see the forward features list above

Professional Update Articles - news from the sector and the CIEEM Secretariat

Member Network News - news from CIEEM's regional and national Sections and Special Interest Groups

Recent Publications - new publications relevant to the ecology and environment sector

In the Journals - a brief outline of recent papers from a selection of relevant journals

Diary - dates for forthcoming conferences, workshops and other events



Subscription to In Practice costs £40 per year in the UK, and £60 per year outside the UK.

Please note that we only accept annual Direct Debit as payment for subcriptions- for further information, please contact

CIEEM members can access In Practice for free.

Individual hardcopy back issues, if still available, can be purchased on request. 



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Editor and Editorial Board

The In Practice Editor is Dr Gillian Kerby (

Jason Reeves ( co-ordinates internal contributions.

The In Practice Editorial Board consists of:
Jonathan Barnes CEnv MCIEEM
Kate Bayley MCIEEM
Andrew Cherrill CEnv MCIEEM
Dominic Coath MCIEEM
Neil Harwood CEnv MCIEEM
William Latimer CEnv FCIEEM
Caroline McParland CEnv MCIEEM
Kate Morris MCIEEM
Paul Rooney CEnv MCIEEM
Paul Scott CEnv MCIEEM
Katrena Stanhope CEnv MCIEEM
Darren Towers CEnv MCIEEM


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