08.10.20

Pollinator monitoring more than pays for itself

Monitoring schemes to count pollinating insects could help save species and protect UK food security, and provide excellent value for money, researchers have found.The study led by the University of...

02.10.20

UKRI is recruiting future leaders: Opportunities with UKCEH

The UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology welcomes expressions of interest from outstanding candidates who wish to apply for a UKRI Future Leaders Fellowship (FLF) with UKCEH as their host organisation...

18.09.20

Artwork shows changes in air pollution during lockdown

A scientist at the UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (UKCEH) has contributed to a digital artwork showing the impact of the COVID-19 lockdown on air pollution.Dr Massimo Vieno’s visualisation of the...

10.09.20

Innovative digital projects boost environmental research

New studies will explore how the latest digital technology, including the use of artificial intelligence (AI), can improve environmental monitoring and the accessibility of data.The UK Centre for...

02.09.20

Key principles developed for assessing environmental risks of nanomaterials

A new study led by the UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (UKCEH) will enable researchers and regulators to better assess the potential risks that manmade nanomaterials may pose to the environment and...

28.08.20

UKCEH scientists honoured by British Ecological Society

Two distinguished scientists from the UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (UKCEH) have received awards from the British Ecological Society (BES).Professor Helen Roy has been recognised for her public...

25.08.20

Citizen science event monitors impact of climate change on moths

The recent record-breaking warm weather has provided ideal conditions for both native moths and rare visitors from continental Europe to thrive.And this year’s Moth Night, which runs from 27-29 August...

21.08.20

Investigation into ecological impact of Chernobyl wildfires

A new project led by the UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (UKCEH) will investigate the impact of this year’s wildfires in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone on wildlife. The 2,600 km2 Ukrainian exclusion...

06.08.20

In memoriam: Professor Richard Shore 1962-2020

We are very sorry to report that Professor Richard Shore died suddenly on Tuesday 28 July, aged 57. He was a much-loved colleague, mentor and friend, who made a huge contribution to pollution and...

03.08.20

Reports fill gaps in evidence about risks from climate change

The UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (UKCEH) has made a major contribution to a series of new reports for the Government’s independent advisory body on climate change. The research commissioned by...