Industrial Research Fellow - Green Wall - Low Carbon Devon
School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences (Faculty of Science and Engineering)
PhD - Impacts of climate change on upland oak establishment and the role of oak woodland on soil recovery for natural flood management - Plymouth University & UK Environment Agency.
Modules:Envs1002 - The Physical Environment
Murphy TR, Hanley ME, Ellis JE, Lunt PH (2020) Native woodland establishment improves soil hydrological functioning in UK upland pastoral catchments. Land Degradation & Development. https://doi.org/10.1002/ldr.3762
Murphy TR, Hanley ME, Ellis JE, Lunt PH (2019) Deviation between projected and observed precipitation trends greater with altitude. Climate Research 79: 77-89. https://doi.org/10.3354/cr01583
Murphy TR, Hanley ME, Ellis JS, Lunt PH (2020) Lessons for woodland establishment - Nature-based Solutions (NbS) Conference - Digital Dialogues
Murphy T (2018) Wistmans wood – examing the response of oak trees to climate in a special woodland. Moor Trees Newsletter, Spring edition,5.
Murphy T (2015) Research on tree stress at Howton Down. Moor Trees Newletter, Autumn edition, 4.
Reports & invited lectures
Murphy TR (2020) Moor Trees woodland surveys - Key note speech at Moor Trees Annual General Meeting - online.
Murphy TR (2020) Why plant trees? - Plymouth Tree Partnership (PTP). Sustainability Hub, Kirkby Lodge, Plymouth, UK.
Murphy TR (2019) Slowing the flow - conference speech. British Society of Soil Science (BSSS) Early Career Researcher (ECR) conference, Sheffield, UK. - Prize for best talk.
Other academic activities
Natural Flood Management day - Bringing climate change and natural flood management science to local stakeholders and hearing from flood affected residents. Venue - Buckfastleigh Town Hall (14th July 2019). - Support from Buckfastleigh Flood Action Group and Environment Agency.
Woodland on Dartmoor - The potential benefits of woodland for Natural Flood Management. Dendles Waste (19th August). - Field trip to discuss climate change and land management in UK uplands. - Support from Moor Trees (Moortrees.org).