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How will UK land use have to change in the future?

Dr Amanda Thomson of the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology discusses her research into reducing greenhouse gas emissions from land use, which...


Valuing the benefits of marine ecosystem services

Dr Gill Ainsworth talks about a recent project and film exploring what people value about our seas, carried out as part of the Marine Ecosystems...


Can we increase sustainable bioenergy production in the UK?

Dr Jeanette Whitaker of the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, a NERC Knowledge Exchange Fellow for Terrestrial Bioenergy, has been working with the...


Providing an innovative crop mapping dataset to the academic community

Oliver Robertson, CEH’s data licensing manager, introduces an exciting development for our CEH Land Cover ® plus Crops dataset... The UK academic...


Taking action against the global threat of antimicrobial resistance

The World Health Organization coordinates World Antibiotic Awareness Week each November. Dr Andrew Singer explains why the environmental dimension of...


How are people and plants influencing water storage in the Northern Andes?

Dr France Gerard announces the start of an exciting three-year project called PARAGUAS, a collaboration between UK and Colombian researchers to...


Air Pollution and You

Stefan Reis, Science Area Head for Atmospheric Chemistry and Effects at CEH, was among the team bringing our science to Dynamic Earth this month.....


Tick and data sampling methods tested in Indian fieldwork pilot

Sarah Burthe and Stefanie Schafer of CEH provide the latest update from the MonkeyFeverRisk project , a collaboration between UK and Indian...


Pathways to and impacts of a 1.5 deg C rise in global temperature

The 2015 Paris Agreement of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change has the stated aim "to hold the increase in global average...


COSMOS-UK: Five years of soil moisture monitoring

On the fifth anniversary of the launch of the first COSMOS-UK site, Hollie Cooper of the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology looks at the origins and growth of our pioneering soil moisture monitoring network