20.12.18

Letters from the Lakes group - Winter 2018

In this update from the CEH Lake Ecosystems Group, I’m taking a look back at some of our achievements during 2018...Over the course of the year, the Group has continued to work on issues that are...

18.07.18

Letters from the Lakes group

In the first of a regular series, Steve Thackeray rounds up some recent activity involving our Lake Ecosystems group...At the start of 2018 I resolved to do more blogging about my science, and that of...

23.05.18

Becoming a STEM Ambassador

I recently joined two colleagues, both STEM Ambassadors, to deliver a British Science Week activity at a local primary school. Over the course of the day, we told the whole school about the work of...

15.12.16

Stormy waters and calm collaboration

Dr Steve Thackeray blogs about a new international collaboration involving CEH lake scientists which will examine storm effects on lake systems Recently, along with my colleague Laurence Carvalho, I...

31.03.16

Freshwater futures (aka lake ecology for Key Stages 1 and 2)

For British Science Week 2016 (11-20 March) I was invited to visit a local school (Quernmore Primary School) to talk to the children about my job as a scientist, what it means and what I do at work. I...

25.01.16

Musings on lakes monitoring and MERIS*

Lake ecologist Dr Stephen Thackeray considers the possibilities presented by earth observation working alongside traditional monitoring[[{"fid":"9271","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default...