Investigating the interior of a glacier, Iceland

Data Science of the Natural Environment

This bold collaboration between Lancaster University and the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology will co-create and deploy a data science of the natural environment.

Welcome

Driven by grand challenges of environmental science, co-designed with an extensive range of key stakeholders, our multi-disciplinary team of internationally-renowned data and environmental scientists will develop a broad and unique range of new data science techniques, fused with environmental models in an integrated framework to enable better-informed decision-making around the most pressing challenges faced by society.

Five fully-funded PhD studentships are available - deadline 5pm, Monday 11th February 2019

Our People

We bring together world-leading expertise in the fields of data and environmental science.

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Our Research

Motivating Challenges

Methodological Themes

Conference 2019

The first conference for the project will be held on Monday 8th July and Tuesday 9th July 2019, at The Storey, Meeting House Lane, Lancaster.

For more details see our conference page.

Working in Partnership

Data Science for the Natural Environment is a bold collaboration between Lancaster University and the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology.