Press Release Archive - 2016

The Centre for Ecology & Hydrology's Press Office often issues Press Releases to journalists from a wide range of media outlets, announcing findings from new research or giving details of significant events at CEH which are of interest to a wider audience.

Centre for Ecology & Hydrology press releases - 2016

2016/03 - New study: neonicotinoid insecticides linked to wild bee decline across England - 16 August 2016 - Exposure to neonicotinoid seed treated oilseed rape crops has been linked to long-term population decline of wild bee species across the English countryside, according to research published today in Nature Communications.

2016/02 - High chance that current atmospheric greenhouse concentrations commit to warmings greater than 1.5 °C over land - 27 July 2016 - Current levels of atmospheric greenhouse gas concentrations already commit the planet to air temperatures over many land regions being eventually warmed by greater than 1.5°C, according to new research published today (27 July 2016) in the journal Scientific Reports.

2016/01 - UK wildlife calendar reshuffled by climate change - 29 June 2016 - Climate change is already reshuffling the UK’s wildlife calendar, and it’s likely this will continue into the future, according to new research published today in the journal Nature.