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150,000 diligently working bees and their queens Vilhelmina, Dorotea and Fredrika make up Campus Bigården.
Researchers have mapped environmental factors leading to whitefish dividing into different "sibling species".
Dominic Vachon receives the award for his research on greenhouse gases in inland waters.
Stream restauration projects planned at the landscape scale leads to the best results.
Nature Communcations: Absence of earthworms can explain why Arctic plants are starving for nitrogen.
With remote analysis techniques, researchers gain better understanding of tundra regions becoming greener.
The Graduate School of Gender Studies is recruiting five PhD students.
In the summer, doctoral students Johan Leander and Sven Norman go into an intense period out in the field.
The UN report on oceans and climate is based on long time data series. Umeå University contributes to these.
Professor John Anderson and designer Anne Asensio are honorary doctors at Faculty of Science and Technology.
The BIOMEX research team, including Natuschka Lee, has made biological experiments under space conditions.
The University draws attention to the crisis situation and starts research on insects in Northern Sweden.
Researchers have delevoped method using sound recordings to estimate gas exchange in waters.
US PhD students visit CIRC this summer to research the role of arctic lakes and rivers in the carbon cycle.
Arctic waters contributes largely to global carbon dioxide emissions and we need to better understand how.
Climate change threatens the Arctic freshwater ecosystems according to a new report published in May.
On Saturday, 18th of May, the 5th Fascination of Plants Day was celebrated in Umeå with a public event.
A study in Nature shows new global assessment of the planet’s remaining free-flowing rivers.
A study by CIRC in Nature Communications shows that CO2-emissions from Western Siberia lakes are high.
The grass is always greener... or is it?
David Seekell, CIRC, receives 2019 Umeå municipality scientific prize for young researchers.
Marcus Klaus studies how forestry greenhouse gas emissions is reduced by buffer strips along streams.
Ecologists present experimental evidence to date for alternative transient states of plant societys.
New study gives advice on how to mix the right tree species for tree production and other ecosystem services.
Natuscha Lee is looking for the for the origins of life and trying to understand how life has developed
Kevin Vikström shows that a decrease in nutrient salts, and growth, does not reduce oxygen consumption.
Annelie Lagesson shows that small bottom-dwelling organisms are the largest recipients of drug residues.