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.
‘The Reasons in the Fens’ is an event inspired by the CADWAGO Project. It was conceived and designed by Professor Michael Wilson in collaboration with Dr Antonia Liguori and Dr Lyndsey Bakewell, Loughborough University. The traditional Sardinian form of ‘LaRead more
Lead by Dr Sarah Ayling, this mini workshop will give you a chance to practice your winter plant ID skills and brush up on your plant identification for 2017. We will look at identifying plants by winter vegetative state, coveringRead more
The DRY project is working with the Rivers Trust in several of our catchments as a key stakeholder on river management. Giles Rickard is a Land and Fisheries Officer with the Westcountry Rivers Trust and has been involved in theRead more
On Saturday 12th November, as part of the ESRC Festival of Social Science, the DRY Project led a walk along the River Don in the centre of Sheffield. The DRY project team were accompanied by professional photographer Jack Perks andRead more