Oxford Long-Term Ecology Lab

Long-Term Ecology, Biodiversity Conservation, and Environmental Stewardship Technologies


From August 2018, OxLEL Associate Dr Ambroise Baker will take up a role as Lecturer in Biology at Teesside University, School of Engineering, Science and Design, MiddlesbroughAmbroise Baker, Yorkshire, UK. He will be contributing to Biological and Environmental Science teaching as well as developing research. His teaching and research are focussed on understanding how biodiversity and ecosystems respond to environmental change. This understanding is critically important to developing evidence-based policies to conserve biodiversity, protect the environment and maintain ecosystem services in the current context of global change. His DPhil completed in the Department of Zoology here was a contribution to the hotly debated conservation practice of rewilding, using a long-term perspective.
More details of his work is available on Ambroise’s Research page.

We are anticipating plenty of collaboration in the future.

Latest News

August 20, 2018

New systematic review on ecological impacts of forest burning

In view of the media focus on forest fires and their impacts, even in 'the wrong countries', a new systematic review of prescribed burning is timely. Prescribed burning, ... Continue reading

August 2, 2018

OxLEL Associate is new lecturer in Teesside

From August 2018, OxLEL Associate Dr Ambroise Baker will take up a role as Lecturer in Biology at Teesside University, School of Engineering, Science and Design, Middlesbrough... Continue reading

July 31, 2018

Exploring land manager views of payments for ecosystem services, networks and learning

A new report has been published exploring land manager views of the concept of payments for ecosystem services, land manager networks and social learning amongst woodland owners and ... Continue reading

July 27, 2018

Using an Ecosystem Services perspective to assess biofuel sustainability

A special Issue has just been published by Biomass and Bioenergy (Volume 114, July 2018), edited by past and present members of ... Continue reading

July 27, 2018

NaturEtrade NFM: an exciting flood alleviation auction trial

Farmers in the River Tone and River Parrett catchments within Somerset, UK can bid online for public money for works to help stop flooding in a new trial coordinated by ... Continue reading