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Scottish coastlines vital role in tackling climate emergency

Scientists from St Andrews will study the carbon stored in Scotland’s coastal wetlands and their role in the fight against climate change.

29 May 2020Research

Climate change impact greater on marine systems

New international research reveals warming in temperate regions leads to species gains at sea, but not on land.

4 May 2020Research

Himalayan lakes are exacerbating glacial melt

The rate glaciers are melting in the Himalaya is being accelerated by lakes formed by glacial retreat new research has found.

3 December 2019Research

Wild geese take climate action

Migratory animals are actively adjusting their traditions to climate change, new research has found.

2 September 2019Research

New insight into Greenland’s melting glaciers

New research into Greenland’s glaciers will help bring accurate sea level rise forecasts a step closer.

17 July 2018Research

Migration patterns changed among threatened whale population

Historical climate change has changed migration patterns of endangered whales.

3 May 2018Research

St Andrews Prize for the Environment winner announced

The Mountain Institute, Peru, wins US$100,000 environment prize.

27 April 2018Awards

St Andrews Prize for the Environment 2018

Finalists announced.

26 March 2018Awards

Environmental groups celebrate climate challenge fund success

Three St Andrews environment groups awarded two years of funding from the Scottish Government.

21 March 2018Local community

New research could provide insight into future climate change

Surface temperatures of the Eocene epoch were significantly warmer than today, providing an insight into future climate change modelling.

22 January 2018Research