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Human society under urgent threat from loss of Earth's natural life

Loss of biodiversity is just as catastrophic as climate change | Robert Watson

Nature is being eroded at rates unprecedented in human history, says scientist Robert Watson

Chris Peyerk, of Shelby Township, Michigan, killed a rare black rhinoceros at Mangetti National Park, in the Okavango District of Namibia in Rhino Poaching, Large Animals, Wild Animals, Natural Ecosystem, Trophy Hunting, Types Of Animals, Hippopotamus, Zoology, Endangered Species

Humans causing shrinking of nature as larger animals die off

Average size of wild animals predicted to fall by a quarter in 100 years through extinctions

A lioness feeds on a Cape fur seal in Namibia’s Skeleton Coast Marine Diet, Lion Diet, Tiger Conservation, Wild Nature, Sea Birds, African Elephant, Big Cats, Animal Kingdom, Hunting

Lions have adapted to hunt seals and seabirds in Namibia, study finds

Desert lions learning to hunt marine life to survive Skeleton Coast’s harsh conditions

While the Ganges is sacred but heavily polluted, the Chambal’s ‘cursed’ but pristine waters have proved a blessing for locals Darshan Singh, White Temple, Wild Grass, Indian River, Elephant Head, Effigy, Short Trip, The Guardian, Wildlife

No fishing for 500 miles: the river that runs clean through India

While the Ganges is sacred but heavily polluted, the Chambal’s ‘cursed’ but pristine waters have proved a blessing for locals

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Extraordinary Insects: Weird. Wonderful. Indispensable. The ones who run our world. by Anne Sverdrup-Thygeson - Hardcover | HarperCollins

*The Sunday Times Bestseller*‘Extraordinary Insects is a joy’ The TimesA Sunday Times Nature Book of the Year 2019A journey into the weird, wonderful and...

CRITICS’ CHOICEJudi Dench’s Wild Borneo Adventure (ITV, There are sun bears and orangutans to be seen on this trip to the Borneo rainforest, but it’s not just the big-ticket animals that catch

Judi Dench’s Wild Borneo Adventure review – joy, awe and orangutans

Strap into your harness and scale the tallest trees in the rainforest with the empress herself. She will show you astonishing things – and leave you agog

action4conservation | Penpont

Penpont | action4conservation

We are launching the largest youth-led nature restoration project of its kind in an effort to reverse devastating ecological breakdown and create a global gold-standard for youth-led environmental action.

Decision to lift blocks on wind and solar projects has boosted ‘attractiveness’ ranking

End onshore windfarm ban, Tories urge

Conservative party voters want to scrap block on new land turbines, survey finds

Dr Wagner drills

The end of the Arctic as we know it

Less oxygen and ice, more acid and heat. Jonathan Watts joins an expedition studying what this means for the planet

 We work with communities across Africa, Asia and the Americas, supporting women to grow food, claim land that is rightfully theirs and adapt to climate change.

Food security and sustainable livelihoods

ActionAid's work on food security and sustainable livelihoods. We work with communities across Africa, Asia and the Americas, supporting women to grow food, claim land that is rightfully theirs and adapt to climate change.

British Steel asks for state help to avert 'Brexit related' crisis Monarch Airlines, Emergency Loans, Government Loans, Tata Steel, British Steel, Steel Companies, Signed Contract, Investment Group, British Government
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British Steel on verge of collapse as government talks stall

Corbyn calls for nationalisation of Brexit-hit producer if £30m loan not forthcoming

Rewild a quarter of UK to fight climate crisis, campaigners urge Deer Stalking, Agricultural Land, Rural Area, Wildlife Conservation, Growing Tree, Natural Solutions, Natural World, The Guardian, Habitats
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Rewild a quarter of UK to fight climate crisis, campaigners urge

Subsidies to restore woodlands and meadows would also boost wildlife, says Rewilding Britain

As sea levels rise, Fairbourne, sandwiched between mountains and the beach, is being returned to the waves.

‘This is a wake-up call’: the villagers who could be Britain’s first climate refugees

As sea levels rise, Fairbourne, sandwiched between mountains and the beach, is being returned to the waves. But where will its residents go?

SAVE THE BEES. Friends of the Earth is fighting to defend the environment and create a more healthy and just world. We're progressive environmental advocates who pull no punches and speak sometimes uncomfortable truths to power.

Friends of the Earth Scotland

Scotland's leading environmental campaigning organisation, working for environmental & climate justice and campaigning for the planet and its people.

New UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration | Tree Aid

Find out how Tree Aid is contributing to the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration — a global call to action to restore the world’s deforested and degraded ecosystems over the coming decade.

UN agency meets to tackle pollution and emissions by ships

UN agency meets to tackle pollution and emissions by ships

International Maritime Organization aims to halve global emissions by 2050