29.09.17

New report reviews role of trees in flood alleviation

Press release 2017/8 – issued by the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, UKIssued on 29 September 2017New report reviews role of trees in flood alleviationFurther calls for the inclusion of natural...

25.07.17

Farmers, land managers and foresters contributing to improvements in Welsh countryside for people and nature, new report shows

Press release 2017/7 – issued by the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, UKIssued Tuesday 25 July 2017Report shows Welsh countryside improvementsFarmers, land managers and foresters contributing to...

29.06.17

First pan-European field study shows neonicotinoid pesticides harm honeybees and wild bees

Press release 2017/6 – issued by the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, UKEmbargoed until 1900 GMT Thursday 29 June, 2017First pan-European field study shows neonicotinoid pesticides harm honeybees and...

28.03.17

About time! Predicting midge seasonality key to reducing livestock diseases

Ecologists at the UK-based Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (CEH) have led a study which informs optimal strategies for control of devastating midge-borne diseases like bluetongue and Schmallenberg...

15.03.17

Flower-rich habitats increase survival of bumblebee families

New research led by the UK’s Centre for Ecology & Hydrology has revealed for the first time that flower-rich habitats are key to enhancing the survival of bumblebee families between years.

07.03.17

Future climate change will affect plants and soil differently

Press release 2017/3 - issued by the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, UKFuture climate change will affect plants and soils differentlyA new European study has found that soil carbon loss is more...

24.02.17

Study offers guidance on how to protect Europe’s olive trees from being ravaged by deadly Xylella fastidiosa pathogen

Press release 2017/2 - Issued by the Centre for Ecology & HydrologyFor immediate release - Friday 24 February 2017Study offers guidance on how to protect Europe’s olive trees from being ravaged by...

12.01.17

Adaptive management of soil conservation is essential to improving water quality, research shows

Press release 2017/1 - Issued by the Centre for Ecology & HydrologyFor immediate release - Friday 13 January 2017Adaptive management of soil conservation is essential to improving water quality...

12.01.17

Press Release Archive - 2017

The Centre for Ecology & Hydrology's Press Office often issues Press Releases to journalists from a wide range of media outlets, announcing findings from new research or giving details of significant...

02.12.16

UK Winter 2015/2016 floods: One of the century’s most extreme and severe flood episodes

Press release 2016/5 – issued by the Centre for Ecology & HydrologyEmbargoed until 0001 GMT Monday December 5, 2016A new scientific review of the winter floods of 2015/2016 confirms that the event was...