Human-induced climate change increased the risk of severe storms like those that hit the south of England in the winter of 2013/14, causing devastating flooding and costing several people their lives.
A nationwide survey by ecologists has revealed that over 2 billion (US) tons of carbon is stored deep under the UK’s grasslands, helping to curb climate change.
A unique module taught by scientists from Unilever transformed a prizewinning student’s understanding of his subject, and set him on his chosen career path.
A new UK map and catalogue of schemes that use natural processes in flood management highlights the need to evaluate the effectiveness of these projects
Lancaster alumnus, Dr David Stanners, one of the founding staff of the European Environment Agency, explains how it helps improve environmental policy.
A research paper on global tree numbers, involving a Lancaster University researcher, was one of 2015’s most widely discussed academic articles online
A leading air pollution scientist who began his academic career at Lancaster University has been awarded an honorary doctorate
Business-boosting environmental research and development programme scoops another national award
Lancaster University partners with the African Development Bank at the Paris Climate talks to explore how university-business collaboration can help Africa adapt to climate change
Lancaster University is cohosting an event on climate migration at the world leaders climate talks in Paris in December