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.
Hello my name is Somayah Ahmed and for the past month I have been working on the DRY project with Dr Sarah Ayling. I am on a Nuffield Research placement where my aim was to learn key skills and whatRead more
Taken from UWE News Releases: http://info.uwe.ac.uk/news/uwenews/news.aspx?id=3426 Researchers are urging people who experienced the 1976 drought to share their stories for an academic project. On the 40th anniversary of the country’s most severe water shortage in living memory, academics from aRead more
Last week the DRY project was joined by members of the farming community and related organisations at Harper Adams University to discuss drought risk, water management and drought tolerant crops for the agriculture/horticulture sectors. Professor Lindsey Mcewen (UWE) kicked offRead more