School of Geography

Welcome to the School of Geography


We have an outstanding international research record

We are recognised as one of the world's leading geography departments and renowned for our cutting edge research which influences policy across a range of sectors.


Most carbon dense ecosystem in Amazonia mapped for first time

Results from a new study authored by Freddie Draper and Tim Baker show that the parts of Amazonia with the highest concentration of carbon store most not as wood, but below the ground, as peat.

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