Ethical issues in the provision of climate services
Prof S Dessai, Dr R Lawlor, Dr M Bruno Soares
Applications accepted all year round
In recent years, a lot has been written about the ethical issues relating to climate change. To date, however, there has been little discussion of the ethical issues relating to climate services (for an exception see Adams, Eitland et al.
(MERI) How do changes in the land surface influence climate?
Dr L Garcia-Carreras, Prof G Vaughan, Prof D Schultz
6 February 2019
Land-use change represents an important component of anthropogenic climate change, with nearly 40% of the Earth’s ice-free surface already converted to cropland or pasture.
SCENARIO: Climate Response to Short-lived Pollutants (CReSP)
SCENARIO NERC DTP
Prof W Collins, Prof K Shine, Dr N Bellouin
25 January 2019
This project is to investigate the impacts of air pollutants on climate. As well as causing health problems, air pollutants such as ozone, soot and sulphuric acid also affect climate by changing the Earth’s radiation balance.
Grassland parasites and community dynamics under climate warming
Prof E Morgan, Dr L Lancaster
31 January 2019
This project will be supervised by Professor Eric Morgan of Queen’s University School of Biological Sciences, Dr Lesley Lancaster of University of Aberdeen School of Biological Sciences, and Dr Thomas Fleming of the Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute.