CEH Products and Services

CEH offers a variety of specialist products and services, ranging from software for decision support, modelling and statistics to publications for sale. For many of our software products, we have significantly reduced charges for educational and non-commercial research purposes, in accordance with NERC's charging policy.

Research facilities

We have several analytical services in the fields of environmental monitoring, research and impact assessment which are available to external organisations and researchers. The experience and expertise of our staff allows us to offer a range of bespoke services, and we have achieved ISO 17025 compliance for our more frequently requested methods. Read more about the Centralised Analytical Chemistry Facility and Radiochemical Analysis – UKAS-accredited facility offering radiochemical analysis.

CEH datasets

Hydrological and Land Cover datasets available under licence from CEH for Commercial, Non Commercial and Academic Use.


CEH offers a range of software (much of it free) which relates to our scientific and commissioned research in Land, Water and Genetics.

Apps for citizen science and environmental recording

CEH has been involved in the development of a number of free smartphone apps for citizen science and biological recording, including iRecord Ladybirds and PlantTracker.

Statistical packages

These include downloadable macros which perform computationally-intensive inference in Minitab and Mixture Toxicity Analysis Tools.


A range of corporate and scientific publications to download or purchase from CEH and former institutes.