Welcome to the British Phycological Society’s Website. The Society, a charity devoted to the study of algae founded in 1952, was one of the first to be established in the world, and is the largest in Europe.

Membership of the British Phycological Society is open to everybody.

The Algae Biomass Summit Sets the Stage for Young Innovators

The Young Innovator's Lounge at this year's Algae Biomass Summit is an opportunity for students or entry-level young men and women to connect with established algae companies and research institutions who are looking for top talent. Industry and Academia leaders will...

Voting open on the 2021 Canter-Lund Photography Contest

Voting for the 2021 Canter-Lund shortlist is underway, members please head over and see this year's amazing entries and vote for your top 5 favorites! The gallery is here!

PhycoClub Webinar Series

PhycoClub is an informal forum for the discussion of science related to microalgae, cyanobacteria and seaweeds. The webinar series is primarily aimed at Early Career Researchers. Algae-UK has been working with some ECR-led algae groups - Microalgae Recombinants,...

Tropical Seaweed Cultivation Online Workshop

Tropical Phyconomy Coalition Development Online Workshop Series: Tropical Seaweed Cultivation Universitas Hasanuddin (UNHAS), Makassar in conjunction with GENIALG announce an online workshop on challenges facing eucheumatoid seaweed farming (phyconomy) in sub-tropical...

Culture Collection of Algae and Protozoa (CCAP) – Important Community Needs Survey

CCAP is one of the world's leading and oldest algal collection, supporting national and international ecological, environmental and biotechnology research and providing education and training to many scientists and policy makers https://www.ccap.ac.uk. We provide...

Upcoming Events

  1. Freshwater Field Meeting

    September 3 - September 5