MRes in Understanding the drivers of biodiversity potential in urban ponds
Dr R Briers, Dr J Dodd
31 January 2019
Urban freshwater ecosystems are similarly often characterised as impacted and with limited biological life. Throughout the last century however, urban water quality has been improving, with concomitant changes in biological diversity.
The fate of microplastics accumulating at groundwater-surface water interfaces
Prof S Krause, Dr I Lynch, Prof G Sambrook Smith
21 January 2019
The transport, fate and behaviour of MPs have been studied predominantly in marine ecosystems, with severe knowledge gaps remaining in freshwater and terrestrial ecosystems (Klein et al., 2015; Wagner et al., 2014; Windsor et al., 2018).