ialeUK organises regular conferences around the UK bringing together researchers, practitioners and policy makers to discuss topical themes related to landscape ecology.  ialeUK can provide support to members wishing to organise events. If you are interested in organising a future conference or workshop then please send an email to

Past Conferences

The Landscape Ecology of Forests, Woodlands and Trees

2021 ialeUK Annual Conference, 7-9 September 2021,  The Edinburgh University Centre for Sustainable Landscapes and Forests
ialeUK 2021 conference website.

25 Years of Landscape Ecology

2017 ialeUK Annual Conference, 27-29 June 2017, Manchester Metropolitan University
ialeUK 2017 conference website

Landscape Characterisation – Methods & Applications in Landscape Ecology

The 2016 ialeUK conference was held on the 7-9 September 2016 at The University of Reading
ialeUK 2016 conference website

Seascape ecology - connecting land, sea and society

The 2015 ialeUK was held on the 7-9 September 2015 at The University of Edinburgh.
ialeUK 2015 conference website

Urban landscape ecology: science, policy and practice

The 2014 ialeUK was held from 1-3 September 2014 at King’s College London.
ialeUK 2014 conference website

Changing European Landscapes: Landscape ecology local to global

The 2013 ialeUK conference was organised in partnership with IALE-Europe forming the IALE 2013 European Congress. It was held from 9-12 September 2013 in Manchester.
Visit the IALE 2013 European Congress website (external link)

Landscape ecology: linking environment and society

The 2012 ialeUK conference 'Landscape ecology: linking environment and society' was held from 4-6 September 2012 at The University of Edinburgh.
Read more about the 2012 ialeUK conference

Landscape ecology and ecosystem services

The 2011 ialeUK conference, 'Landscape and ecosystem services', was held between 6-8 September 2011 at Wolverhampton University, Telford Campus.
Read more about the 2011 ialeUK conference

Future Landscape Ecology

The 2010 ialeUK Conference, 'Future Landscape Ecology’, was held between 13 - 16 September 2010 in Brighton. 
Read more about the 2010 ialeUK conference

Ecological Networks: Science and Practice

The 2009 ialeUK Conference, 'Ecological Networks: Science and Practice’, was held between 1st – 3rd September 2009, in Edinburgh.
Read more about the 2009 ialeUK conference

Landscape Ecology and Conservation

The 2008 ialeUK conference was held at Cambridge University between 8th - 11th September 2008.
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Water and the Landscape: The Landscape Ecology of Freshwater Ecosystems

The 2006 conference was held at Oxford Brookes University between 5th-8th September.
Read more about the 2006 ialeUK conference