ENSIS staff have co-ordinated a wide range of national and international projects including the following:

  • 2010-2014 European Union (EU) Framework 7 (FP7) Integrated Project REFRESH 'Adaptive Strategies to Mitigate the Impacts of Climate Change on European Freshwater Ecosystems' (25 partners - budget of €10 million). Co-ordinated by Martin Kernan
  • 2004-2009 EU FP6 Euro-limpacs 'Integrated Project to Evaluate the Impacts of Global Change on European Freshwater Ecosystems' (36 partners - budget of €20M). Co-ordinated by Martin Kernan
  • 2004-2007 Defra Freshwater Umbrella contract - 'The effect of nitrogen deposition and climate change on freshwaters in the UK' - Co-ordinated by Simon Patrick
  • 2000-2003 EU FP6 Project ‘European Mountain Lake Ecosystems: Regionalisation Diagnostics & Socio Economic Evaluation’ (26 partners – budget of €5.7M) Co-ordinated by Simon Patrick and Martin Kernan
  • 2000-2003 Defra Freshwater Umbrella Contract - ‘Recovery of acidified waters in the UK’ - Co-ordinated by Simon Patrick
  • EU Environment and Climate Project 'MOLAR' - Measuring and monitoring the dynamic response of remote mountain lake ecosystems to environmental change, a programme of mountain lake research - Co-ordinated by Simon Patrick
  • 1998-2001 DETR contract - 'Acidification of freshwaters: the role of nitrogen and the prospects for recovery' - Co-ordinated by Simon Patrick
  • 1996-1999 Department of Environment contract - ‘Critical Loads in Freshwater Ecosystems’ - Co-ordinated by Simon Patrick
  • EU Environment and Climate Project AL:PE.2 Remote Mountain Lakes as Indicators of Air Pollution and Climate Change - Co-ordinated by Simon Patrick
  • EU Environment and Climate Project AL:PE1 - Acidification of Remote Mountain Lakes: Palaeolimnology and Ecology - Co-ordinated by Simon Patrick