27.09.19

UK marine environment contributes to fulfilled human life

Dr Gill Ainsworth, a social scientist at the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, is carrying out research into the benefits provided by the marine environment. Here, in a third blog post on the project...

13.09.19

New portal tracks UK hydrological situation as it happens

The Centre for Ecology & Hydrology has launched a new web portal that allows users to assess information about the latest hydrological situation and drought conditions across the country in near-real...

07.08.19

New research into the impacts of climate change on harmful algal blooms in lakes

Harmful algal blooms in lakes are becoming an increasing problem globally. Here, Jessica Richardson, a PhD student with the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology and the University of Stirling, discusses a...

30.07.19

Progress in UK Environmental Prediction research

The Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (CEH) is a major partner in the UK Environmental Prediction (UKEP) initiative, a national collaboration delivering new research on high resolution interactions...

25.07.19

Analysis of climate volatility provides important insights on potential for rapid warming

Prof Chris Huntingford, a climate modeller at CEH, is a co-author with colleagues from Exeter University on an important new study on decadal climate variations...Much of climate research is about...

19.07.19

Meeting the kestrel family

Each spring and summer we stream a live camera feed from a nestbox used by kestrels at our Wallingford, Oxfordshire site. It’s hugely popular with viewers on YouTube but also offers a valuable insight...

18.07.19

Bringing CEH science to the Edinburgh Climate Festival

Scientists from CEH’s Edinburgh site took part in this year’s Edinburgh Climate Festival, a community-led initiative organised by Edinburgh & Lothian’s Regional Equality Council (ELREC). The festival...

15.07.19

UK Hydrological Status Update - July 2019

The hydrological situation has been extremely mixed of late. June began with the Environment Agency responding to concerns from farmers about drought, but a week later, there was severe flooding in...

04.07.19

Why Am I Celebrating LGBT STEM Day?

Dr Rhian Chapman writes about the importance of diversity in the workplace and some of the issues faced by LGBT+ people within science and beyond…Diversity is an essential aspect of research at CEH –...

21.06.19

Artificial Intelligence can enable better understanding of flora and fauna

Dr Tom August, a Computational Ecologist at the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, discusses his work training computers to recognise different species and therefore help us to better understand the...