Tag Archives: data

New environmental indicators announced

You may have missed it; yesterday the Department for the Environment Food and Rural Affairs launched the England Natural Environment Indicators. Yeah, we all go, what? Why? Well the why is easy to answer, the Coalition Government in the Natural … Continue reading

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Research using Nature’s Calendar’s citizen science data

The Woodland Trust is developing its relationship with the research community by supporting my PhD with the University of Edinburgh. Last November, I wrote about how citizen science can help answer questions about the future of UK woodlands and wildlife. Since … Continue reading

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Ash dieback DNA breakthrough

UK scientists have thrown a lifeline to our ash trees by completing the first sequencing of the Chalara fraxinea genome – the fungus currently attacking ash trees across Europe. In just a few weeks the scientists have unravelled the genetic secrets of the Chalara ash … Continue reading

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