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Current Research at Ness

The gardens provide a resource for research programmes across the University of Liverpool.  In recent years, the University of Liverpool has developed its research profile to studies that have significant impact on global policy, the environment, and the lives of people across the world.

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Grasslands & Climate change

Climate change potentially threatens many species and the habitats they depend upon. Grasslands are one of the major economic land uses throughout the world and supply many ecosystem services. This research aims to determine whether grassland populations can adapt to new climates.

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Predators and parasites

PhD project looking at how a parasitic nematode (microscopic worm) stops its host being eaten by other predators

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