Dr Sophie Haines, Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at Oxford University’s Institute for Science, Innovation and Society (InSIS), reports on research undertaken by the REACH programme, exploring mismatches between information and decision-making in Lodwar’s water sector.
Researchers from the University of Oxford’s Environmental Change Institute explore the dynamics of soil erosion and river sedimentation in a catchment in South East England.
Conflict and political confrontation threaten to drown the call for co-operation in managing the world’s limited water supplies. Oxford University’s Professor David Grey talks to the Racounteur about the challenge.
The challenge of providing a rapid response to environmental disasters as varied as flooding, drought, illegal logging and oil spills is the focus of two new projects in which the University of Oxford is a key partner. Dr Steven Reece, data processing and machine learning lead at Oxford’s Department of Engineering Science explains how the project will work in action and the role that machine learning technology will play in it.