The varying response of different moorland plants to warming shows vegetation type has a strong influence on the carbon sink affect of peatlands
Researchers measuring compounds high above the Amazonian canopy are exploring how the rainforest and atmosphere interact
Drawing on the expertise of practicing professionals and academics, the new Postgraduate Certificate in Business Management with Energy and Fuels from Waste (EFFW) course provides an overview of waste management practices in the UK.
Researchers show the vital role that soil biodiversity and the tiny organisms that create our “living soil” could play in combatting climate change
Lancaster Environment Centre (LEC) is one of the best places in the UK to study geography and environmental sciences
A study of the habitat of the willow warbler, a common bird whose numbers are declining, won an Ecology student a coveted dissertation prize and helped her gain one of LEC’s top degrees this year.
A project revealing the social and emotional impact of flooding earned Lancaster Environment Centre recognition in a top research council award.
Congratulations to LEC’s graduating students: 79% achieved a first class or upper second class degree – a 6% rise on last year – and the number of first class degrees rose by 4%.
Bringing together the technical aspects of the Energy and Fuels from Waste course and combining it with Business and Management training.
A new website, where food growers and researchers can exchange information, ideas and best agricultural practice, has been launched by retailing giant Waitrose, helped by a Lancaster expert in the issues which underpin food security.