New fellowship awarded
Post date: 2006-08-03
The Centre for Ecology & Hydrology has recently awarded Professor Louise Heathwaite from Lancaster University a three year Fellowship. Louise will work on water management research in...
International Group of scientists publishes guidelines for the improved description of Genome and Metagenomes
Post date: 2006-08-02
Press release issued by the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology - 08/02 The Genomic Standards Consortium (GSC), an international initiative including representatives from a range of major...
CEH Implementation Plan now available
Post date: 2006-07-14
In July 2006 CEH produced an Implementation Plan for the period 2006 to 2010, which details the work to be undertaken by the four science programmes and supporting infrastructure. Additional...
Royal visit - Pontbren
Post date: 2006-07-14
Last year HRH The Prince of Wales was introduced to the Pontbren initiative and the scientific research taking place within the catchment. The Prince was particularly interested in the link between...
Bumblebee food plants show large-scale decline
Post date: 2006-07-12
A collaboration between five Centre for Ecology & Hydrology scientists and the University of Stirling has produced the first clear evidence explaining why more than half of Britain's bumblebee...
Environment Secretary David Miliband launches climate change report
Post date: 2006-05-25
The new Environment Secretary David Miliband visited Wytham Woods near Oxford yesterday to launch a new report from the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (CEH). The report concludes that climate...
BBC1 9pm 24 May: Are We Changing the Planet?
Post date: 2006-05-24
The BBC will broadcast the first of two David Attenborough documentaries on climate change on Wednesday 24 May, 9pm, BBC1. The one-hour documentary 'Are We Changing the Planet?' will explore how far...
Launch of the UK Butterfly Monitoring Scheme
Post date: 2006-05-15
The UK Butterfly Monitoring Scheme (UKBMS) will be launched by new Biodiversity minister, Barry Gardiner MP, at the Royal Society in London on the 15th May.[[{"fid":"1120","view_mode":"media_original...
Learning the lessons of the world's oldest ecological experiment
Post date: 2006-05-09
Ecologists are getting ready to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the world's oldest ecological experiment. The Park Grass Experiment was set up at Rothamsted Research in Hertfordshire in 1856 -...
Norwegian spring beckons for microbial researchers
Post date: 2006-05-03
Four scientists from the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (CEH) are spending the month of May in Norway investigating the effect of increased ocean acidification on marine microbe populations, a...


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