Department of Biological Sciences (BIO)

News archive for Department of Biological Sciences (BIO)

Whilst he was an undergraduate (1963-1966) and a PhD student (1966-1969), John Birks spent much of his time photographing mosses and liverworts, finding about 80% of the 1200 species that grow in Britain and Ireland.
Hilary Birks won two prizes in the international Alpine Garden Society Photographic Competition in 2008 and one in 2009.
A “breathtaking” fish redressing the balance in an overfished ecosystem! BIO researchers have an article in Science Magazine.