NERC is investing up to £2 million in research to investigate how possible future scenarios for UK energy would affect vital resources like groundwater and natural habitats.
The research NERC has supported since its formation in 1965 has created innumerable benefits in the UK and beyond - making us more resilient to natural disasters, helping us use natural resources responsibly, increasing wellbeing and supporting economic growth.
Public views on the challenges facing policy and decision makers to manage the natural environment have been revealed in a major national public dialogue project.
Minister for Universities & Science Jo Johnson today announced the appointment of five new members and the re-appointment of two existing members to NERC Council.
NERC is investing £8·5 million in cutting-edge research to further our understanding of climate change and its effects.
As we mark our 50th anniversary, NERC is proud to share this new short film showcasing the expertise and diversity of research undertaken by our centres and partners across our research portfolio.