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  • Lancaster scientist helps to tackle new invasive crop pest in southern Africa

    Professor Kenneth Wilson of Lancaster Environment Centre has flown to Zambia to assess the Fall armyworm outbreaks that are devastating crops in southern Africa. 

  • School event benefits students of all ages

    We teamed up with the Students' Union to host an event that inspired local school pupils in Geography, whilst providing our students with valuable teaching experience.

  • Arctic Basecamp is “hot ticket”

    World environmental leaders call for global action on climate change in response to a successful Arctic Science Summit, at the World Economic Forum in Davos

  • Tribute to Keith Beven

    The world’s most cited hydrologist offers advice to young hydrologists in a tribute issue of the high impact journal he helps to edit

  • Centre Global Eco-Innovation

    £7.1 million R&D boost for North West businesses

    Lancaster University is launching a £7.1 million low-carbon research and development programme to support small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in Lancashire, Cumbria, Cheshire and Liverpool.

  • Fish lightly to keep Snapper on the reef

    Fishing is fundamentally altering the food chain in coral reefs and putting extra pressure on top-level predator fish, according to new research.

  • Prizewinning Postgraduates

    Postgraduate prize winners praise the flexible courses, research opportunities and career support offered when studying environmental masters at Lancaster University.

  • Bug Burgers

    Environmental Biology student leads winning team to scoop £1000 entrepreneurship prize to develop an insect protein based burger.

  • Taking dung beetles to Glastonbury

    Sex & Bugs & Rock ’n Roll wins researcher a British Ecological Society public engagement prize

  • Congratulations

    Congratulations to our Taught Masters, Masters by Research and PhD students who are graduating this week becoming alumni of a top ten university