Environmental management – corporate report

Improvement programme for England’s Natura 2000 sites (IPENS)

Planning how to target efforts on important wildlife and habitat sites to get them into a healthy state.


Natural England is leading the 2 year programme in partnership with the Environment Agency with support from the European Union’s LIFE+ Nature and Biodiversity programme. Full details are in the document above.

Updates on the programme

For older items see Natural England’s National Archives page and previous news

Background information from Natural England and other bodies

Images from the programme

See the Natural England IPENS Flickr album.


If you would like to contribute information or ideas to the programme or to find out more information, please email: IPENSLIFEProject@naturalengland.org.uk or contact the IPENS programme manager, Samantha Somers sam.somers@naturalengland.org.uk. Telephone: 0300 0601189.

Support from the European Union’s LIFE+ Nature and Biodiversity programme