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...


UK’s Overseas Territories at ongoing risk from wide range of invasive species

A new study has for the first time predicted which invasive species could pose a future threat to the UK’s ecologically unique Overseas Territories.


Major international research programme will support delivery of net zero plus

The UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (UKCEH) is leading a major £12.6 million research programme to support countries, organisations and companies to develop and deliver plans to reduce emissions...


UKCEH scientists recognised in 2023 New Year Honours

UKCEH scientists Professor Sarah Wanless and Professor Bridget Emmett have been recognised in the 2023 New Year Honours.


Scientists release UK roadmap for phosphorus 

A team of scientists from institutes including the UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology have launched the UK’s first comprehensive strategy setting out how we could transform our management of phosphorus...


New web tool for measuring health of soils

A web tool from UKCEH to help land managers monitor and improve the health of soil in common habitats in Britain is now available.


If data could dream, what would they say?

A new artistic installation has been inspired by the DECIDE project, led by UKCEH, which is using 18 million records of butterflies and moths submitted over the past 20 years to model the distribution...


Studies into impact of pollutants will develop strategies to clean up UK rivers  

The Natural Environment Research Council and Defra are investing a total of £8.4 million to better understand current and projected changes in the quality of UK freshwaters, with two of the five...


UKCEH scientists named on global list of influential researchers

Scientists from the UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (UKCEH) appear on this year’s Highly Cited Researchers 2022 list.


Understanding the economic value of biodiversity

UKCEH is leading one of seven major new studies which will help us to understand how biodiversity underpins our economy and to assess its economic value.