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Science and Research Projects

Contractor / Funded Organisation: University of York

Detailed below are science projects undertaken for, or managed on behalf of, Defra by the Contractor/Funded Organisation selected.

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AQ0835: Improving European Scale Assessment of Ozone damage to vegetation
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2013 To 2014, Cost £10,000
Field of Study:   Air Quality
Theme:   Assessing Impacts (AQ08)
Keywords:  
Air Pollution, Ozone, Biodiversity
 
 
AQ0946: Support for the LWEC Accredited Defra-NCAS research programme on air pollution
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2012 To 2015, Cost £145,910
Field of Study:   Air Quality
Theme:   Assessing Policy Options (AQ09)
 
 
BD5104: Restoration of blanket bog vegetation for biodiversity, carbon storage and water regulation
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2011 To 2017, Cost £979,326
Theme:   Management and Restoration of Semi-Natural Habitat
Keywords:  
 
 
CH0104: Oilseed Rape Genetic Improvement Network
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2015 To 2017, Cost £556,001
Keywords:  
 
 
EV0538: Evaluation of the Victoria Business Improvement District’s environmental improvement initiative
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 2012 To 2013, Cost £74,205
Field of Study:   Sustainable Consumption and Production
Theme:   Environmental Behaviours Unit
Keywords:  
Behaviour change
 
 
IF0144: OREGIN - Pre-breeding research to support climate change adaptation and reduction of the environmental footprint of Oilseed rape
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2008 To 2014, Cost £1,555,357
Keywords:  
 
 
NR0151: Ecosystems Interactions
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2012 To 2014, Cost £162,750
Field of Study:   Ecosystems Approach
Theme:   Natural Environment Policy
Keywords:  
Ecosystem Service
 
 
PH0475: Data submission for plant health citizen science
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2015 To 2015, Cost £18,975
Field of Study:   Plant Health
Theme:   Plant Health (PH04)
Keywords:  
Plant health
 
 
PS2247: Evaluation of the use of detention ponds to mitigate transfer of pesticides to surface waters via drainflow
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2011 To 2014, Cost £377,660
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Theme:   Environmental Fate and Behaviour
Keywords:  
Agriculture, Diffuse Pollution, Agriculture and Water Quality, Environment, Farm Management, Mitigation, Pesticide Residues, Water, Water Framework Directive
 
 
PS2249: Feasibility study for using modelling rather than monitoring to refine pesticide leaching assessments
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2013 To 2013, Cost £32,923
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Theme:   Environmental Fate and Behaviour
Keywords:  
Agriculture, Modelling, Pesticide use, Soil, Water
 
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