LEC staff and research students bring fun and knowledge sharing to the 100th birthday celebrations of the British Ecological Society.
Why do most people today feel either unwilling or unable to travel by foot or bike? This is the key question which Lancaster University Emeritus Professor Colin Pooley aims to answer in his ground-breaking new book ‘Promoting Walking and Cycling’.
Professor Andrew Binley has been elected as a Fellow of the American Geophysical Union for his “breakthrough” work in the field of hydrogeophysics.
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.