14.03.19

What are the effects of radiation on wildlife? Discussing results from Chernobyl

Professor Nick Beresford (@Radioecology) of the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology led the TREE (Transfer-Exposure-Effects) project, an international collaboration to investigate how to reduce uncertainty...

24.01.17

Understanding the ecological impact of major fire in Chernobyl’s ‘Red Forest’

Professor Nick Beresford, a radioecologist at the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, is currently leading an international team of scientists to understand the ecological impact of a recent major forest...

22.04.16

Chernobyl 30 years on - reviewing CEH research

At 01:23 on 26th April 1986 an experiment (to test reactor safety) was started at the number 4 reactor of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in northern Ukraine (then part of the USSR).Less than a...