Win a £50 Amazon voucher in the DRY project photo competion– share your images of drought, water scarcity, water use, heatwaves, and water issues in the UK.
Volunteering We are interested in working collaboratively with the general public and primary and secondary schools to improve our understanding of the impacts of drought on plant and tree ecology in the UK. To find out more about our research and howRead more
Stories and memories about drought can help build local, historical knowledge about drought impacts, experiences and adaptation. We are building a resource of narratives about drought and water use from across seven UK river catchments. We will use a varietyRead more
Catch up with the latest news
This features blogs from members of the project team about their research and news of our recent events.
DRY Project researchers celebrated British Science Week 2017 with a visit to Savage’s Wood, part of the Three Brooks Nature Reserve in Bradley Stoke, Bristol. Savages Wood is an ancient woodland that was originally managed as a source of timber,Read more
A unique, free event combining science, storytelling and songwriting to explore our relationship with water in the Sheffield and South Pennines area. On Saturday 1st April, join researchers from several institutions for a half-day workshop by the Ingbirchworth reservoir,Read more
As part of the ESRC Festival of Social Science, back in November, the DRY project held a river walk at Oldbury Court in Bristol, which is just on the outskirts of our River Frome catchment. It was a cold, crispRead more
Join DRY Project researchers for an interactive visit to the Three Brooks Nature Reserve in Bradley Stoke, Bristol as part of British Science Week 2017! Learn how to identify and measure trees, find out about the environmental benefits trees provide,Read more