Inspired by Nature.
Driven by Science.
Crowther Lab studies global ecosystems, generating knowledge to protect biodiversity and address climate change.
Using ecosystem science to address biodiversity loss and climate change
Conserve nature. Protect nature. Restore nature. We help generate a better understanding of Earth’s ecology and aim to inspire responsible ecosystem restoration. At Crowther Lab, our team believes that conserving, protecting and restoring nature can help fight climate change and enhance human health and wellbeing.
Tom Crowther and Lucy Mulenkei appointed co-chairs of the advisory board for UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration
Key Partners and Projects of Crowther Lab
Restor is a free, open-access platform founded by Crowther Lab with the goal to improve transparency and connectivity across the entire global restoration movement.
UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration
As supporting partners to GenerationRestoration we’re honoured to contribute to the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration with our science to help scale-up global ecosystem restoration.There has never been a more urgent need to restore damaged ecosystems than now.
1t.org is the Trillion Trees Platform, launched by the World Economic Forum, to support the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration 2021-2030. As scientific advisors we aim to support its goal of accelerating and scaling successful forest conservation, restoration and reforestation globally.
Together With Nature
We helped convene a global coalition of leaders in science, conservation, restoration, development and sustainability around four high-level principles for nature-based solutions. The Together With Nature principles provide a framework to responsibly tackle the climate crisis, restore biodiversity, and benefit planetary health and human wellbeing.
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Crowther Lab in the News and Latest Publications
The global distribution and environmental drivers of above ground versus below ground plant biomass