21.08.18

Water creatures and the National Trust

Heidrun Feuchtmayr provides a summary of a public engagement project with the National Trust to make interpretations for a newly created bird hide in order to inform the public about aquatic larvae of...

20.08.18

First workshop on environmental flows in Cambodia

Prof Julian Thompson of UCL's Department of Geography and Dr Cedric Laizé from the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology provide an update from a project aiming to introduce environmental flow concepts to...

17.08.18

Novel workshop to combat emerging tick-borne disease in Indian forests

Bethan Purse and Juliette Young provide an update from the MonkeyFeverRisk project, a collaboration between UK and Indian researchers to investigate an emerging tick-borne haemorrhagic disease in...

10.08.18

Predictions and priorities to prevent new invasive non-native species arrivals

CEH ecologists are contributing to international efforts to strengthen biosecurity in the British Indian Ocean Territory. Prof Helen Roy explains more...A magical and remote atoll, the British Indian...

09.08.18

UK Hydrological Status Update - early August 2018

The summer of 2018 has continued to deliver plenty of reliable holiday weather, but the heatwave conditions have also caused significant impacts on people and the environment. The persistent hot and...

09.08.18

CEH engages with hundreds of people at Countryfile Live 2018

The Centre for Ecology & Hydrology's debut appearance at Countryfile Live was a great success, with hundreds of people visiting our stand at Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire, says Events and Public...

25.07.18

Heatwave effects see surge of interest in our Bloomin’ Algae app

The flourishing of blue-green algae in the current heatwave has prompted a spate of reports of the potentially toxic blooms via the Bloomin’ Algae app - launched exactly a year ago. Professor Laurence...

24.07.18

Ecological data of the past: a vast early warning system

Claire Wood, a data scientist based at our Lancaster site, tells us how ecological data of the past could point the way to a better future...Conserving and making such data accessible is vitally...

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...

05.07.18

UK Hydrological Status Update - early July 2018

An update on the UK's water situation during the current dry weather from Jamie Hannaford and colleagues in CEH's Hydrological Status and Outlooks group...Our previous blog posts discussed the dryness...