Hot and dry summer impacts UK butterfly populations

The latest results from the UK Butterfly Monitoring Scheme (UKBMS) suggest the heatwave and drought of summer 2022 has had a negative impact on some UK butterfly species.


Joining forces in a drive to promote biodiversity

UKCEH is delighted to be working with Land App and Sainsbury’s on an industry leading partnership giving farmers and suppliers in Great Britain greater abilities to enhance their positive impact on...


Creating resilient grasslands of the future

New research involving the UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology will support the potential for grasslands that are more resilient to climate extremes, hold carbon, provide pollen and support biodiversity...


New pollinator monitoring partnership agreement

JNCC and UKCEH have recently signed a new pollinator monitoring partnership agreement


Opportunities for future leaders

March 2023 - UKCEH is welcoming expressions of interest from outstanding candidates who wish to apply for a UKRI Future Leaders Fellowship with UKCEH as their host organisation.


UKCEH scientists update and expand pioneering peatland carbon code

UKCEH scientists have led a major evidence review and developed new methods to update and expand the UK Peatland Code


Widespread declines in our wild plants estimated by largest national plant survey

The new Plant Atlas 2020 is based on the most in-depth survey of British and Irish flora, with data collected by almost 9,000 botanists over the past 20 years. It has been produced by the Botanical...


New report assesses climate risks to the Cayman Islands

A new evidence report released by the Ministry of Sustainability & Climate Resiliency of the Cayman Islands Government in February 2023 presents the most comprehensive review of climate risks and...


Major European programme will support research and innovation towards safer, sustainable chemicals

The UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (UKCEH) has joined a major European research and innovation programme to develop next-generation chemical risk assessment, incorporating both human health and the...


Providing integrated solutions to the biodiversity crisis

Experts from the UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (UKCEH) are joining leading scientists from across Europe to provide practical and effective solutions for addressing the global biodiversity crisis...