29/06/2017It has previously been unsure whether microplastics from playgrounds are spread to fresh water and aquatic environments. Detailed studies of schoolyards in the city of Lomma now clearly show that microplastics ends up in nearby Höje river. Rubber based surfaces with purpuse to protect our children also threatens wildlife, both at sea and on land.
29/06/2017During summer the Centre for Environmental and Climate Research (CEC) are announcing 6 new research positions within the Strategic Research Area Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services in a Changing Climate (BECC). Closing date for all positions is 2017-08-31.
29/06/2017Ullrika Sahlin has been appointed Reader in Environmental Science at the Faculty of Science. Her research focus on the management of uncertainty in risk analysis and evidence based decision making.
22/06/2017The Centre for Environmental and Climate Research has employed two new professors with research focus on human impact on environmental changes.
New book with thoughts on the Swedish Rural Development Programme and rural development with co-authors from CEC
19/06/2017To what use is the Swedish rural programme and what can be done to increase its effects?
15/06/2017Martin Green and Jens Rydell at the biology department, Lund University, have been awarded Skånes vindkraftspris 2017.
17/05/2017BECC researcher Ullrika Sahlin together with other researchers has published a debate article in Svenska Dagbladet today (17/5) arguing that the WWFs advice not to eat the endangered indigenous Swedish crayfish Astacus astacus is confusing and should be changed.
10/05/2017During last autumn and winter a team of researchers, PhD students and master students from Lund University and Leuphana University, Lüneburg, joined forces to undertake a student-driven quantitative review on temporal changes in ecosystem services. While the primary outcome of this collaboration will be a review to be published in an international scientific journal, the true added value of the student-driven review format is the great learning experience resulting from integrating students into a research process.
05/05/2017Did you miss Ullrika´s Docent Lecture?