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of our undergraduates enter employment or further study shortly after graduating
UK University for research quality
we are truly a global university
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Working to make
a better future
for Wales and the world
18 November 2019
PhD student Romy Sabathier shares insights from her recent fieldwork in Arizona, where she studied the impact of climate change and water stress on the evolution of riverside forests.
12 November 2019
FRESH students work with organisations nationally and internationally to tackle some of the current challenges affecting freshwater resources.
20 September 2019
Cardiff University academic awarded a prestigious Future Leaders Fellowship by UK Research and Innovation
17 September 2019
For decades geoscientists have been trying to detect the influence of climate on the formation of rivers, but up to now there has been no systematic evidence.
28 August 2019
BSc students focused their final projects around water and the Elan Valley
12 August 2019
Welsh Government appoint Professor Steve Ormerod to prestigious new role
31 July 2019
Welsh rivers in urban locations still have damaged food chains and fewer species of invertebrates in comparison to rural rivers
8 July 2019
Scientists unveil first global analysis of drip waters, which form stalagmites and stalactites, from 39 caves around the world
20 June 2019
Prof Steve Ormerod and Dr Ifan Jams were interviewed by BBC Wales to discuss the recent National Assembly for Wales report on plastic pollution.
3 June 2019
Efforts to improve water quality of rivers could off-set the impact of climate change on river invertebrates
Our aim is to address the grand challenge of sustainable water management for people and ecosystems in a changing world.
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