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ECN is featured in NERC's Planet Earth magazine & website

ECN is featured in NERC's Planet Earth magazine & website

The Summer 2014 issue of Planet Earth, NERC's quarterly magazine, carries an article on the first 20 years of observation and research at ECN terrestrial sites.

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UKEOF unveils upgraded catalogue of environmental observations

UKEOF unveils upgraded catalogue of environmental observations

The UK Environmental Observation Framework has launched a new version of its catalogue, offering a unique overview of UK environmental observations.

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Symposium marks 20 years of research and monitoring at ECN’s terrestrial sites

Symposium marks 20 years of research and monitoring at ECN’s terrestrial sites

Seventy people from across the UK attended ECN’s recent symposium in Lancaster, held to mark the 20th anniversary of data collection and research at ECN’s longest-running terrestrial sites.

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ECN-based study of carabid beetle trends features in BBC’s Countryfile

ECN-based study of carabid beetle trends features in BBC’s Countryfile

Dave Brooks, a research scientist at Rothamsted Research, appeared recently in an episode BBC Countryfile, talking about carabid beetles, climate change and land management.

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EC funding to support ecosystem research at selected ECN sites

EC funding to support ecosystem research at selected ECN sites

Researchers can apply for funds to support research visits to one of 33 European facilities, including some long-term ecosystem research sites. Two ECN sites are included in the scheme.

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ECN featured on CEH Science News Blog

ECN featured on CEH Science News Blog

ECN is the subject of a blog post by Andy Sier, ECN's communications manager.

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ECN symposium taking shape

ECN symposium taking shape

The programme for our forthcoming symposium marking 20 years of ECN terrestrial monitoring and research is taking shape. It will be a unique opportunity to learn about key findings from the network and the breadth of research that ECN underpins, and should help shape ECN's future.

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Explaining why ECN-based research matters

We're trialling a simple approach to explaining ECN-based research and its relevance to important issues.

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ECN launches new data interfaces

ECN launches new data interfaces

We're pleased to announce two new online interfaces allowing you to explore data managed by our Data Centre.

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Cairngorms National Park becomes the first UK LTSER Platform

Cairngorms National Park becomes the first UK LTSER Platform

The UK has its first Long-Term Social-Ecological Research (LTSER) platform, following the official launch of the Cairngorms National Park LTSER Platform in Aviemore earlier this month. The platform includes the Cairngorms ECN site and the co-located and Allt a'Mharcaidh stream site.

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ECN at LTER-Europe annual conference

ECN at LTER-Europe annual conference

CEH's Terry Parr is in Rome this week to give a talk about ECN at the annual LTER-Europe conference.

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ECN staff co-organise workshop on local community engagement in the Arctic

ECN staff co-organise workshop on local community engagement in the Arctic

A Sami hiking lodge in northern Sweden was the setting for a workshop jointly organised by ECN's Jan Dick and Andy Sier, along with colleagues from the EU INTERACT project.

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ECN's research coordinator delivers keynote conference address

ECN's research coordinator delivers keynote conference address

ECN's Research Coordinator, Don Monteith, has delivered the opening keynote address at the International Water Association Specialist Conference on Natural Organic Matter Research (NOM 2013) in Perth, Australia.

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ECN contributes to network of lake sensors

ECN contributes to network of lake sensors

A network of high-frequency sensors is helping to protect the future of freshwater lakes. Staff from ECN helped to develop the way the data are managed and stored.

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Past weather at Moor House presented at Royal Geographical Society event in London

Past weather at Moor House presented at Royal Geographical Society event in London

Former CEH staff member, John Adamson, who was the ECN Site Manager at Moor House-Upper Teesdale from 1993 to 2007, gave a talk recently at the Royal Geographical Society in London.

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ECN welcomes Chinese research visitors

ECN welcomes Chinese research visitors

A group of Chinese environmental scientists visited the ECN Moor House site and Central Coordination Unit recently.

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Study at ECN Moor House reveals plants can change greenhouse gas emissions after warming

Study at ECN Moor House reveals plants can change greenhouse gas emissions after warming

Recent research at ECN Moor House into the influence of moorland plant communities on greenhouse gas emissions has been published in the journal Ecology Letters.

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Latest INTERACT Transnational Access call is open

Latest INTERACT Transnational Access call is open

Apply now for funds to support a research visit to an INTERACT Arctic/subarctic research station

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Call for expressions of interest: Mathematical Challenges in the Forecasting of Environmental Change

Announcement of a workshop exploring how mathematics can contribute to meeting the challenges within the UK's Living with Environmental Change (LWEC) programme.

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