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News Archive - 2012

2012 Review of the Year - 21 December 2012

Appliance of ecological science to human diseases - 18 December 2012

Open Farm Sunday visitors become citizen scientists - 18 December 2012

CEH science at 2012 British Ecological Society Annual Meeting - 17 December 2012

Rainfall and runoff levels high - November 2012 Hydrological summary - 14 December 2012

New method developed to study parasite numbers in wild seabirds - 13 December 2012

Integrating science and policy to address the impacts of air pollution - 30 November 2012

Major review of citizen science leads to new practical guide - 23 November 2012

Catchment connectivity key component in high CO2 emissions from lakes - 22 November 2012

Water resource outlook healthy - October 2012 Hydrological summary - 14 November 2012

UK butterfly populations threatened by extreme drought and landscape fragmentation - 31 October 2012

First conference dedicated to peatlands research in the Flow Country - 24 October 2012

Drought to flood: turnaround in UK water resources highlighted in new report - 18 October 2012

Painted lady migration secrets revealed thanks to citizen science project - 18 October 2012

Dramatic climax to wet summer - September 2012 UK Hydrological Summary - 12 October 2012

Protecting ecosystems brings benefits to society - 20 September 2012

Soils close to saturation - August 2012 Hydrological Summary - 17 September 2012

Parched soils lead to more storms - 12 September 2012

Major update to Europe's alien species catalogue - 12 September 2012

Loss of tropical forests reduces rainfall over large areas - 6 September 2012

UK scientists start £2.5 million global lake surveillance research project - 3 September 2012

Nationwide mission underway to see if blue tits can save our conker trees - 30 August 2012

Dr Matt Heard appointed to Advisory Committee on Releases to the Environment - 29 August 2012

Feature: The Plynlimon Catchments - an open air laboratory - 22 August 2012

July 2012 Hydrological Summary: Water resources healthy in most of UK - 15 August 2012

Professor Mark Bailey appointed to lead the NERC Centre for Ecology & Hydrology - 26 July 2012

June 2012 Hydrological Summary: Record April to June rainfall results in almost complete end of drought conditions - 16 July 2012

Nearly 2000 non-native species established in Great Britain - 11 July 2012

Training could improve value of agri-environment schemes, researchers say - 9 July 2012

Loch Leven water quality best for 20 years - 3 July 2012

UK environment improves as chemical climate responds to air pollution policies - 20 June 2012

May 2012 Hydrological Summary: Recovery in groundwater resources - 18 June 2012

Biological recording in a changing world at BBC Gardeners' World Live - 14 June 2012

Warmth-loving butterflies show habitat contractions despite three decades of climate change - 12 June 2012

Kinghorn Loch: experts meet to discuss pollution clean-up - 7 June 2012

Small Tortoiseshell decline highlighted in new study - 1 June 2012

Brown Argus butterfly expanding north with warming temperatures and changed diet - 25 May 2012

International conference to discuss Harnessing Emerging Technologies for Environmental Science - 15 May 2012

April 2012 Hydrological Summary: Wet April greatly eases drought conditions - 15 May 2012

Professor Rosie Hails appointed to Natural Capital Committee - 11 May 2012

Major international fisheries meeting takes place in Edinburgh - 11 May 2012

Future Flows and Groundwater Levels: British projections for the 21st century - 10 May 2012

UK and South Korea forge new research collaboration to tackle flooding - 9 May 2012

Equivalance of greenhouse-gas emissions for peak temperature limits - 8 May 2012

Accelerating climate change exerts strong pressure on Europe's mountain flora - 20 April 2012

Record-breaking 2011 Spring helped some of the UK's rarer butterflies - 19 April 2012

March 2012 Hydrological Summary: Spatial range of drought extends during exceptionally mild month - 17 April 2012

Natural soil pipes release peat carbon to atmosphere - 16 April 2012

The Copenhagen two-degrees aspiration: implications for emissions - 3 April 2012

Drought conditions intensify, February 2012 Hydrological Summary confirms - 14 March 2012

Insect DNA offers clues about animals' changing habitats and predator-prey relationships - 9 March 2012

New look and data for UK's Air Pollution Information System (APIS) - 29 February 2012

Long-term Lake District research documented in special journal issue - 28 February 2012

Farm "weeds" have crucial role in sustainable agriculture - 24 February 2012

UK Hydrological summary for January 2012 published: North West-South East rainfall gradient - 14 February 2012

Continental mosquito with vector potential found breeding in UK after 60 year absence - 9 February 2012

Invasive alien predator leading to rapid declines of European ladybirds - 7 February 2012

New tool helps project the impacts of climate change on wetlands - 2 February 2012

New standards allow disparate biosciences data sets to integrate - 31 January 2012

Collaborating to develop biodiversity monitoring - 18 January 2012

UK Hydrological summary for December 2011 published - end of a remarkable year - 17 January 2012

New study urges smart targeting of pollution sources to save lives and slow global warming - 13 January 2012

Resource management in ant colonies may have lessons for politicians and economists - 12 January 2012

Birds and butterflies lagging behind climate change shift - 11 January 2012

Climate change is altering mountain vegetation at the large scale - 10 January 2012

Ecosystems Knowledge Network: connecting people and nature - 10 January 2012

 

 

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