The ECN Data Centre

Data Access

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): 1991-2015
Stream Water Discharge: 1993-2015

Chemical Datasets

Soil Solution Chemistry: 1992-2015
Precipitation Chemistry: 1992-2015
Surface Water Chemistry: 1992-2015
Atmospheric Nitrogen Chemistry: 1993-2015

Invertebrate Datasets

Butterflies: 1993-2015
Carabid Beetles: 1992-2015
Moths: 1992-2015
Spittle Bugs: 1993-2015

Vertebrate Datasets

Bats: 1993-2015
Birds (Breeding Bird Survey): 1995-2015
Birds (Common Bird Census): 1971-2007
Frogs: 1994-2015
Rabbits and Deer: 1993-2015

Vegetation Datasets

Fine-grain: 1994-2015
Coarse-grain: 1993-2012
Woodland: 1993-2014
Baseline: 1991-2000
Wytham deer exclosure experiment 1997-2008


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