A range of resources including reports, policy briefs and research publications have been produced by YESI supported and linked projects.

Project publications:

Centre for the Evaluation of Complexity Across the Nexus (CECAN) (Read more)

New Directions: A public goods approach to agricultural policy post-Brexit

Build two-way rapport for better policymaking

All other research outputs 

Food fraud project (Read more)

Insight from the horsemeat scandal: exploring the consumers’ opinion of tweets toward Tesco

Using GPS geo-tagged social media data and geodemographics to investigate social differences: A Twitter pilot study

An investigation of social media data during a product recall scandal

Integrating knowledge for food systems resilience (IKnowFood) (Read more)

All research outputs

Integrating data on health and environment (C2D2) (Read more)

Investigating the relationship between quality of primary care and premature mortality in England: a spatial whole-population study

Resilient rice (Read more)

Mapping regional risks from climate change for rainfed rice cultivation in India

Effect of drought on morpho-physiological, yield and yield traits of chromosome segment substitution lines (CSSLs) derived from wild species of rice

Planting seeds for the future of food

Effect of drought on morpho-physiological, yield and yield traits of chromosome segment substitution lines (CSSLs) derived from wild species of rice

SkyLine2D (Read more)

To replicate, or not to replicate – that is the question: how to tackle nonlinear responses in ecological experiment. 

Greenhouse gas emissions from the energy crop oilseed rape (Brassica napus); the role of photosynthetically active radiation in diurnal N2O flux variation.

Socially and Environmentally Sustainable Oil Palm Research (SEnSOR) (Read more)

All research outputs

Tropical Peatland Restoration (Read more)

A comparison of satellite remote sensing data fusion methods to map peat swamp forest loss in Sumatra, Indonesia

Climate change: the risks and opportunities for species (Read more)

Biodiversity management in the face of climate change: A review of 22 years of recommendations

A decision framework for considering climate change adaptation in biodiversity conservation planning

A framework for assessing threats and benefits to species responding to climate change

YCEO (Read more)

YCEO- York open data

Sustainable communities (Read more)

Derwenthorpe 2012-2018 (PDF  , 1,663kb)

Resilient Food Systems (Read more)

Policy brief 1 (PDF , 1,531kb)
Policy brief 2 (PDF , 1,086kb)
Policy brief 3 (PDF , 1,204kb)
Policy brief 4 (PDF , 1,072kb)
Policy brief 5 (PDF , 1,123kb)

Serengeti fire project

Anthropogenic modifications to fire regimes in the wider Serengetiā€Mara ecosystem

Reports, papers, policy briefs and blogs:

Brexit agri-environment policy brief (PDF , 657kb)

Brexit fisheries policy brief (PDF  , 1,433kb)


Policy brief 1-AFERIA project (PDF  , 7,711kb)

Policy brief 2-AFERIA project (PDF  , 4,701kb)


UK's 25-Year Environment Plan- David Clayton

“Insectageddon”: A call for more robust data and rigorous analyses- C. Thomas, T.H. Jones and S.E.Hartley