Freshwater Algal Identification Course 2019

Freshwater Algal Identification Course 2019

This course aims to train staff from Environment Agency, SEPA, water PLCs, consultancies, museums, research students and overseas visitors in the identification of the more widespread and environmentally important freshwater algae. Topics include monitoring, field...
Collecting and Identifying Seaweeds 2019

Collecting and Identifying Seaweeds 2019

The British Phycological Society in association with the Marine Biological Association of the UK Introduction: 18th to 19th March & Advanced: 20th to 22nd March Based at the Marine Biological Association, Plymouth Run by Professor Christine Maggs (JNCC,...
Diatom Themed Christmas Cards

Diatom Themed Christmas Cards

  Helen Smith, PhD, Physical Oceanographer, has designed a Christmas card using light microscope images of diatoms (see media images), which she is selling in aid of PLANETS cancer charity to show support for a friend with pancreatic cancer. All profits are going...
New BPS Website!

New BPS Website!

After some time in the making, The British Phycological Society is proud to release its new website. The previous version was developed by Mike Guiry, and has served the Society very well over the last few years. However, with Mike rolling off as the Society’s...
PSA Provasoli Award for BPS Members

PSA Provasoli Award for BPS Members

Congratulations to BPS Members and Winter Meeting attendees Pilar Diaz, Heroen Verbruggen, John West and Christine Maggs, who won the Phycological Society of America’s Provasoli award for the best paper in Journal of Phycology last year. The award was presented...