Annual report from the SPECTRA Project

At the Annual UK – China CZO programme meeting in Guiyang the SPECTRA project presented an update of how work was going with in each work package to that point in time, 18 months into the project. The bullet points below summaries this presentation. SPECTRA: Soil Processes and Ecological Services in the Karst Critical Zone of SW China – Prof Tim Quine and Prof Dali Guo Intensive period of sample collection and analysis has been undertaken and progressing with sample sharing and the development of a database. Work Package 1-3 are building detailed understanding of the Karst CZO structure and…

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Programme Annual Meeting in Guiyang

The UK – China CZO Programme held its annual meeting in Guiyang, China on the 9th and 11th June 2017. The meeting was organised by State Key Laboratory of Environmental Geochemistry, CAS, China and hosted by both NSF China and NERC, UK. The meeting was attended by nearly 100 scientists from the UK and from across China. We were also fortunate to have Prof. Lui from NSFC, Simon Kerley from NERC and Grace Lang from RCUK attend. The meeting started with each project giving a summary of the progress to date (summaries of these are highlighted in the news section…

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