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  • Complete University guide

    In the UK top ten

    Lancaster University is ranked 10th in the UK and top in the North West for Geography and Environmental Science by the Complete University Guide 2017

  • Valuing nature

    Life on a prawn trawler inspires economist to find better ways to measure environmental benefits 

  • Lancaster joins Innovation Gateway

    Lancaster University is working with four of the UKs leading companies to help pilot sustainability innovations on their estates

  • Praise for Armyworm research

    Research into a devastating African pest has been highlighted by Government as an example of science’s pivotal role in solving problems and improving productivity

  • World rankings success

    Lancaster University has been ranked 46th in the world for Geography, and in the top 100 for Environmental Science, in the latest QS World University Rankings

  • Life after Lancaster

    Find out what’s on offer to help students find the career they want. 

  • 5 reasons to be cheerful

    A world wide reputation, amazing field trips and satisfied students are just a few of the benefits of studying at the Lancaster Environment Centre 

  • The politics of conservation

    “Should we farm tigers or ban all trade in them?” is one of many questions explored by Lancaster University’s new conservation scientist

  • Small rivers, big impact

    A groundbreaking study on how human activities affect small Amazonian rivers wins a Lancaster PhD student a Brazilian conservation prize

  • Nick and Christina

    Marine science comes to Lancaster

    Husband and wife offer complementary perspectives on coral reefs, fisheries and our place in the ecosystem