CEH delivers a substantial proportion of its science as NERC-funded National Capability. National Capability enables the UK to deliver world-leading environmental science, support national strategic needs and respond to emergencies. It is a building block of sustainable economic growth.

Integrated research and development

The long-term, large-scale science that CEH undertakes across the terrestrial and freshwater sciences is underpinned by our laboratories and data services. It helps drive transformative research through the terrestrial and freshwater science community. 

CEH National Capability includes: