Annual Report & Accounts 2007-08
Our Annual Report can be downloaded using the links below. Paper copies are no longer available.
* Unless specified, all sections are less than 1MB in size.
As well as the full report (above) individual sections of the annual report are also available:
The year in review The UK can rightly describe its environmental research community as 'world-class'.
Climate system Improving predictions, reducing and quantifying uncertainty.
Biodiversity Understanding the role of biodiversity in key ecosystem processes.
Sustainable use of natural resources Living within the Earth's limits.
Natural hazards Reducing casualties and economic losses caused by natural hazards.
Environment, pollution and human health Developing solutions to reduce the damaging health effects of pollutants and pathogens.
Earth system science Increasing knowledge of the component parts of the Earth system and the ways they interact.
Technologies Developing the tools for innovative environmental science.
Knowledge exchange Research grant proposals now include a knowledge exchange plan.
People Success in delivering world-class science depends on the skills, knowledge and dedication of everyone in the NERC community.
National capability Research facilities and equipment: essential infrastructure for environmental science.
Partnerships Environmental change is a global challenge. Strong national and international partnerships are crucial.
Delivering the strategy - vital statistics Leadership, effectiveness, efficiency.
Remuneration report Pay and allowances of senior managers.
Annual accounts Summary statistics of NERC's funding, expenditure, environmental impacts, equality monitoring, success rates, health & safety and freedom of information.