Peatland hydrology: a global comparison using the PeatDataHub monitoring network
Prof J Holden, Dr P Morris, Dr G Lopez-Gonzalez
7 January 2019
This PhD project seeks to use the new PeatDataHub platform (https://peatdatahub.net/) to compile data from sites around the world in order to enable the successful student to interrogate datasets on water table and other hydrological properties to understand more about global peatland water-table dynamics.
(MERI) Microbial controls on carbon loss from eroding and restored UK blanket peatland
Molecular Environmental Sciences
Dr C Robinson, Prof J Lloyd, Prof M G Evans
6 February 2019
CASE STUDENTSHIP with Moors for the Future Partnership. The blanket peatlands of the UK are important terrestrial carbon stores but are uniquely eroded because of impacts of industrial pollution, overgrazing, wildfire and climate change (Evans and Warburton, 2011 and Figure 1).