Research and analysis

Earth observation: environmental observation in the UK

An overview of environmental observation in the UK.


Observing the Earth: expert views on environmental observation for the UK


This report sets out the views of experts on the current state of environmental observation in the UK and opportunities for the future. It focuses on 6 areas:

  • climate
  • air
  • oceans and ice
  • land and freshwater
  • natural hazards
  • international

The report was commissioned by the Government Office for Science from The Royal Society.

Published 9 July 2015