*NERC E4* Ecological genomics of the British Flora
Institute of Evolutionary Biology
Dr A Twyford, Prof P Hollingsworth
10 January 2019
Interested individuals must follow the "how to apply" link on the Geosciences E4 Doctoral Training Partnership web page. http://www.ed.ac.uk/e4-dtp/how-to-apply.
Ecological and heritage importance of parkland estates
Dr J Peacock, Prof P Chapman
7 January 2019
Large stately homes and their accompanying estates provide a key heritage resource with a unique flora, fauna and soil function. Such estates contain both native and wild flora in addition to cultivated horticultural species.
Seeing the woods for the trees: do woodland networks benefit biodiversity?
Prof K Park, Prof J Bullock, Dr Elisa Fuentes-Montemayor, Dr K Watts
18 January 2019
Overview. The concept of ecological networks, and their focus on landscape-scale conservation, has been promoted globally as a key approach to biodiversity conservation in fragmented landscapes.