Welcome to ALGE

The Association of Local Government Ecologists represents professional ecologists working in local government in the UK. In partnership with others, ALGE supports and develops the nature conservation work of local authorities.

The Association aims to:

  • promote and develop good principles and practice of nature conservation in local government
  • provide a¬†forum* for the exchange of information and ideas on nature conservation
  • provide regular advice on nature conservation to the local authority associations
  • provide advice to, and liaise with, other bodies working on related matters

* If you are already a member you can access the ALGE online forum here. If you are not already registered, you can sign up for an account. Read more information about the forum and how to sign up.