UKCEH at EGU22: presenting science to tackle major environmental challenges

UKCEH scientists are presenting at this year’s European Geosciences Union General Assembly with updates from our hydro-climate risks, water resources and atmospheric chemistry and effects science...


Protected areas: achieving the 30×30 target

How close are we to achieving the Prime Minister’s pledge to protect 30% of UK land and seas by 2030 to support nature recovery? Dr Nick Isaac of UKCEH discusses the issues


International Women's Day 2019

International Women’s Day (8 March each year) is a global celebration of the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women.To mark the occasion this year, we're showcasing...


ASSIST science and Minecraft brought to Cereals 2018

Visitors to the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology stand at this month's industry-leading Cereals Event took a tour through future farmed landscapes using immersive virtual reality, as well as being given...


Putting the concept of ecosystem services into practice

"The Ecosystem Approach is much more than accepting ecosystems as the core of environmental management. It recognises that people and society are integral components of ecosystems and their management...


Exploring alternatives to farming without neonics

ASSIST is a major collaborative NERC and BBSRC-funded research programme exploring methods to deliver sustainainable intensification of agriculture. Tackling one of the big challenges of our day it...


How is land use change altering global patterns of soil erosion?

According to a recent study by the University of Basel, the European Commission's Joint Research Centre and the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, almost 36 billion tons of soil is eroded every year due...


2017 CEH News Review of the Year

We look back on a year of significant science at CEH, highlighting some of our most prominent papers, as well as the notable new products and decision support tools that are now in use among the wider...


CEH scientists at major international conferences

CEH staff and students presented at two major international science conferences in December. In the now traditional pre-Christmas double header, the AGU Fall Meeting and the British Ecological Society...


World Antibiotics Awareness Week Twitter chat

As part of activities for World Antibiotic Awareness Week 2017, Dr Andrew Singer of CEH joined a panel of experts to discuss antibiotics and antimicrobial resistance in the environment (AMR).The...