Environment Research Group

Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Environment Research Group (ERG) addresses important topics in the physical, biological and social sciences, within a global context of rapid environmental change and the need for sustainable solutions to support human wellbeing. Staff within this research group have a commitment to tackling important and significant questions in their fields, and to inform national and international policies. The results for the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014 indicate that a significant amount of the research published by members of the group was rated either 4* or 3*.

The Environment Research Group has research interests in six areas:

  • Degradation and urbanisation of landscapes
  • Flooding and water resources
  • Management of wastes and resources
  • Geomorphology and geology
  • Conservation of biodiversity
  • Radioactivity in the natural and built environment



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