The ECN Data Centre

Data Access

Environmental Change Network

Access to ECN core data at the resolutions specified in the protocols and under the terms of the ECN data policy. Data are made available through a non-exclusive, non-transferable, royalty free licence hosted on the CEH Environmental Information Platform. Use the links below to access the datasets - use the 'Online ordering' link on each page to access the data. You can also use our visualisation tools to assess whether the datasets are suitable for you.

ECN requests that you acknowledge the use of our data sets. This helps us to gauge the extent of use of each dataset and allows us to demonstrate the value of these data for research into environmental change. We also request that you send us one reprint of any publication that cites the use of our data. Citation details are available using the links below.

Physical Datasets

Meteorology (Automatic Weather Station)
Stream Water Discharge

Chemical Datasets

Soil Solution Chemistry
Precipitation Chemistry
Surface Water Chemistry
Atmospheric Nitrogen Chemistry

Invertebrate Datasets

Carabid Beetles
Spittle Bugs

Vertebrate Datasets

Birds (Breeding Bird Survey)
Rabbits and Deer


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