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Mitigating the effects of climate change and safeguarding biodiversity with more than £16m of funding through Natural England’s Peat Restoration Grants. The Department for Environment,...
Professor Dr Jörns Fickel of Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research explains the work taking place on species’ ability to cope with environmental changes.
Marine ecologists from the University of Hong Kong have discovered that mangroves may be at risk by the low functional diversity of invertebrates.
The BioRescue Project has announced a significant development in stopping the extinction of severely endangered the northern white rhino.
Projects have received a total of £40m in grants to facilitate 2,500 green jobs, plant nearly one million trees and boost the UK's nature recovery.
Cattle in Lincolnshire have been equipped with novel smart collars to aid the enhancement of important sand dune habitats.
Shark denticles may provide a coral reef conservation effect, inferring that the species may significantly impact ecosystems.
Researchers investigating deforestation in the Amazon report that commercial farms cause temperature increases and less rainfall.
A long-term passive rewilding study has indicated that UK tree-planting targets could be attained via natural woodland regeneration methods.
As part of a new climate action initiative, researchers will utilise 5G, AI and data science techniques to map wild plants and ancient forests on remote Indonesian islands.
Research conducted as part of the URBAN GreenUP project indicates that pollinators play a significant part in enhancing city sustainability and mitigating the impacts of climate change.
Research on preventing biodiversity loss indicates that the population increase of endangered species of butterfly is largest in habitats with microclimatic variability.
NASA is inviting members of the public to help researchers understand coral reef ecosystems by playing the NeMO-Net video game.
The Ecohydrology Research Group and Water Institute are using their research in biogeophysics to develop tools to observe the Earth’s subsurface biosphere. The Earth’s shallow...
Common plants and pollinators play a central role in maintaining biodiversity, acting as anchors for ecosystems, and assisting against some of the impacts of climate change.
Researchers investigate the interactions between Mediterranean and Atlantic seabirds and aquaculture and fisheries.
In new research that reveals potential consequences of pesticide use in agriculture, a group of scientists have found that applied pesticide toxicity in agriculture has significantly increased in plants and insects.
Scientists have discovered that the red algae that grows in Cornwall's Fal Estuary, named Phymatolithon calcareum, is genetically unique.
Researchers have discovered that deforestation in the Amazon causes an increase in the diversity of antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
Ecologists have analysed the effects of initiatives to plant flowering fields to increase biodiversity around agricultural landscapes.