First protection of a nature site supported by environmental DNA evidence

13 February 2019

Rare species of fungi detected by a new environmental DNA technique developed at Aberystwyth University has led to the designation of a new Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) near Birmingham.

IBERS Ecology graduate begins dream career on the Cors Dyfi Nature Reserve

14 February 2018

A degree from IBERS, Aberystwyth University has paved the way to a dream career-opportunity for Ecology graduate Karis Hodgson, working at Montgomeryshire Wildlife Trust’s Dyfi Osprey Project on Cors Dyfi nature reserve near Machynlleth.

Reducing nitrogen pollution from dairy production

12 February 2018

Scientists at Aberystwyth University are leading a new international research project to find ways of reducing nitrogen pollution from dairy production.

Wales Farm Income Booklet

06 February 2018

Aberystwyth University’s latest Wales Farm Income Booklet, has been published by IBERS (Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences).

Iolo Williams opens Wallace exhibition

02 February 2018

An exhibition featuring the ground-breaking work of a remarkable Welshman who discovered the process of evolution by natural selection alongside Charles Darwin will be opened by leading Welsh naturalist Iolo Williams at Aberystwyth University’s Old College on Thursday 8 February 2018.