Please find below factsheets on some of the key issues our science at the UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology is tackling:

PDF icon Antibiotic resistance

PDF icon Peatlands

PDF icon Microplastics

Did you know…


$200 billion USD a year wasted, globally, through nitrogen losses


Antibiotics entering the environment need to be cut 80% to prevent superbugs


A third of wild pollinator species are being found in fewer places across the UK


UK peatlands lock in 3.2 billion tonnes of carbon, mitigating climate change