NIEL helps members understand complex issues and presents a unified voice by bringing together a wide range of knowledge, experience and expertise which can be used to help develop policy, practice and implementation across a range of environmental fields.
NIEL represents 66 full members (voluntary organisations) and 43 associate members (statutory organisations, companies or individuals).
Full members represent over 190,000 individuals and collectively employ over 1,400 staff with over 1,700 volunteers. NIEL full members have a collective turnover of over £66 million and manage over 265,000 acres of land. Members are involved in environmental issues of all types and at all levels from the local community to the global environment.
Details of NIEL members can be found here
(Image: Robin on mossy branch) With particular thanks to Oliver Hellowell, Professional Landscape & Wildlife photographer (who just happens to have Down Syndrome) www.oliverhellowell.com