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Europe-wide studies into cormorant-fishery conflicts published

For immediate release - Tuesday 24 September 2013 Press release 2013/8 - Issued by the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, UK Detailed findings from...


Shifting patterns of temperature volatility in the climate system

Press release 2013/7 - Issued by the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, UK In recent decades there has been increased variability in yearly...


Puffin count on Isle of May NNR in Scotland gives surprising result

***Strictly embargoed until 0001 BST London time on Friday 30 May 2013*** Press release 2013/06 - Issued by the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology,...


Mobile phone app to help monitor UK’s native ladybirds after foreign invasion

*** For immediate release - Friday 10 May 2013*** Press release 2013/05 - Issued by the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, UK ‘iRecord Ladybirds’ a...


Cocktail of multiple pressures combine to threaten the world’s pollinating insects

***Strictly embargoed until 0501 BST (0001 US Eastern Time, Washington) on Monday 22 April 2013*** Press release 2013/04 - Issued by the Centre for...


Half of Tamiflu prescriptions went unused during 2009 H1N1 swine flu pandemic, sewage study concludes

A new study concludes that approximately half of the prescriptions of Tamiflu during the 2009-10 influenza pandemic went unused in England. The...


Are tropical forests resilient to global warming?

***Strictly embargoed until 1800 London Time / 1400 US Eastern Time on Sunday 10 March 2013*** Press release 2013/02 - Issued by the Centre for...


Smarter use of nutrients will help clean up the planet, say scientists

***Strictly embargoed until 0001 London Time (GMT) on Monday 18 February 2013*** Press release 2013/01 - Issued by the Centre for Ecology &...


Scientists develop novel method to study parasite numbers in wild seabirds

***Strictly embargoed until 0001 London time (GMT) on Thursday 13 December 2012*** Press release 2012/13 - Issued by the Centre for Ecology &...


Integrating science and policy to address the impacts of air pollution

***Strictly embargoed until 1900 London time (GMT) / 1400 US Eastern Time on Thursday 29 November*** Press release 2012/12 - Issued by the NERC...