16 Feb 2018

Peatland Overview Presentation Slides

Climate and the Environment

16 Feb 2018

A Summary of Peatlands Research 2011-16

A summary of research outputs supported or facilitated by the Environmental Change Programme of the Scottish Government’s Portfolio of Strategic Research 2011-2016

Climate and the Environment

16 Feb 2018

Public Views of Peatland Restoration in Scotland

Climate and the Environment

16 Feb 2018

WISE Peatland Choices A decision support tool for peatland restoration in Scotland

An important considera on, given the high targets for emissions reduction and habitat restoration, is to consider where peatland conservation on and restoration on may be most desirable.

Climate and the Environment

16 Feb 2018

Comparison of remote sensing approaches for detection of peatland drainage in Scotland

Peatland drainage in Scotland has been carried out for over a century, to prepare peatland for afforestation, agricultural or grouse moorland use. Drainage leads to peatland degradation and carbon release, in the form of Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions and the release of carbon into waterways.

2 Feb 2018

Follicular dendritic cell disruption as a novel mechanism of virus-induced immunosuppression

By applying our unique skills in sheep immunology, we have discovered that BTV can infect and kill the very cells that stimulate the production of antibodies, This was the first description of such mechanism in a sheep disease and provides a unique perspective on how arboviruses can cause rapid and fatal d

25 Jan 2018

Leading Ideas for Climate and the Environment

SEFARI aims to deliver ‘Leading Ideas for Better Lives’, reflecting that publicly funded research in Scotland must ultimately deliver positive impact for individuals, whether in Scotland or elsewhere.

Climate and the Environment