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News from 2015

  • Natural flood management

    New report reviews role of trees in flood alleviation

  • Best of both worlds

    Two Environment Centre academics are splitting their time between the UK and China, bringing Lancaster University teaching to Chinese undergraduates

  • The ‘Hollywood effect’

    Scientists should work with film makers to highlight conservation issues and help wildlife

  • The art of collaboration

    Eco-innovation event shows north west enterprises how university business partnerships can boost both sustainability and profitability.

  • Complete University guide

    University of the Year

    Lancaster University has risen to fifth place for Biological Sciences in the 2018 Sunday Times Good University Guide which names Lancaster University of the Year

  • The Northern bioeconomy powerhouse

    The North of England’s bioeconomy generates £91 billion a year and employs more than 400,000 people, according to a new Government report

  • Organic phosphorus call to action

    Research into organic phosphorus is key to ensure future food security and environmental sustainability

  • Transforming agriculture

    Research seeking ways to increase yields for farmers worldwide has received $45 million to build on pioneering work in plant science to help feed the world

  • Better business, better environment

    North West business owners are invited to Lancaster University to find out more about how an award-winning Eco-Innovation Centre could help them to grow

  • Low energy computing

    Lancaster Environment Centre pilots a low energy off-grid computer system with potential to go global