Enhancing Capacity for Scientific Heritage at the University of Portsmouth

Project Details


This project aimed to enhance our understanding of the environment around Fishbourne Roman Palace during the Roman Period using a variety of proxies including sedimentary DNA and pollen analysis.
Effective start/end date1/07/2231/07/23

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action


  • palaeoecology
  • Heritage
  • pollen
  • sedimentary DNA