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


Teamwork makes bacteria more effective

The number of species of bacteria, rather than any particular type, plays a crucial role in performing ecological services such as breaking down...


Action Needed to Save Woodland Wildflowers

Action is needed to help reverse the decline of many of Britain’s best-loved woodland flowers, including the primrose, the nation’s most extensive...


International students find out more about the 'big questions' in science

Scientists at the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (CEH) in Oxford will be hosting 40 international students this Thursday, August 4th, as part of...


Organic farmers make a difference for English wildlife

A research team which includes three scientists from the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (CEH) has conclusively shown that organic farms provide...


Monitoring movement of herbicide resistant genes from farm-scale evaluation field sites to populations of wild crop relatives

Independent Scientists from the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (CEH) recently completed a contract for Defra titled “Monitoring movement of...


Arctic Geese contribute to a fragile climate

Centre for Ecology & Hydrology Scientist René van der Wal is off to Spitsbergen this week to help complete a three year collaborative study of...


Centre for Ecology & Hydrology takes part in Springwatch 2005 - BBC2 television

The Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (CEH) is acting as scientific adviser to the UK wide Springwatch scheme, building on our many years research...


Centre for Ecology & Hydrology scientists honoured in Queen's Birthday list

Two Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (CEH) Scientists appeared in this month's Queen's Birthday Honours list. Professor David Fowler, CEH...


Spring has arrived! Centre for Ecology & Hydrology science on TV and radio

Centre for Ecology & Hydrology scientists have recently advised a major BBC wildlife series. The BBC2 Series “Springwatch” is now back on our...


CEH unveils new web site

CEH is pleased to unveil our new corporate web site. The site has been totally redesigned and rewritten. Staff from all disciplines across CEH have...