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The latest science and stories from the UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology


The Helsinki Declaration: A global call for a science initiative on phosphorus, 2018

Welcome to the sign up page for "The Helsinki Declaration: A global call for a science initiative on phosphorus, 2018" This is a global call to...


Experts call for united global effort to tackle nitrogen pollution

Governments, industries and farmers across the world must join together to tackle the ‘major unsolved challenge’ of nitrogen pollution


Study finds parasites affect flight ability of wild seabirds

A study led by the University of Liverpool and the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (CEH) has found that parasites affect flight ability of wild...


Unified habitat classification system is launched

A new unified and comprehensive classification coding system for all terrestrial, freshwater and marine habitats in the UK has been published. UKHab...


CEH research influences major national report on water resources

Research by the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology has had a significant input into a major Environment Agency (EA) report that highlights concerns...


Families invited to join interactive science trail in Lake District

Families can learn about the science of the Lake District in a fun and interactive way over half-term. Scientists from the Centre for Ecology &...


CEH ecologist receives MBE from Prince Charles at Buckingham Palace

Professor Helen Roy, of the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, has been presented with an MBE in a ceremony at Buckingham Palace. The ecologist was...


Immersive virtual reality landscapes on show at Cereals 2018

Visitors to the ASSIST stand at Cereals 2018 will take a tour through future farmed landscapes using immersive virtual reality. They will experience...


April 2018 Hydrological Summary for the UK

April 2018 felt like many seasons rolled into one month, encompassing freezing temperatures and snowfall, persistent wet weather and a settled spell...


CEH director becomes a lead editor on new international journal

A Centre for Ecology & Hydrology director has become a lead editor on a new international journal launched by the British Ecological Society (BES...