08.03.19

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...

27.06.18

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...

27.02.18

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...

31.01.18

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...

08.01.18

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...

19.12.17

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...

11.12.17

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...

20.11.17

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...

30.03.17

Policy application of science - Science for Defra presentation

Professor David Fowler FRS CBE of the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology gave a keynote presentation to the Science for Defra conference at the Royal Society, London in March 2017. Prof Fowler spoke about...

22.03.17

A year of iRecording

The iRecord website, supported by a range of apps, makes it easier than ever for wildlife sightings to be recorded by enthusiasts, checked by experts and the data made available to support research...