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.


World-class research supports the preservation of the Great Barrier Reef

UKCEH scientists are supporting a major initiative to protect the Great Barrier Reef. Our Grid-to-Grid hydrological model is being used to combine rainfall and river flow observations to provide...


New initiative promotes public appreciation of soils

The first UK Soils Awareness Week to increase understanding and appreciation of soils, and the challenges they face, is under way. It is organised by uksoils.org, a not-for-profit community hub led by...


New collaborative project to reduce environmental impact of pharmaceutical products 

The UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (UKCEH) is participating in a new four-year European project that will contribute to the sustainable development of pharmaceuticals, by using and promoting...