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Tackle climate crisis and poverty with zeal of Covid-19 fight, scientists urge

Tackle climate crisis and poverty with zeal of Covid-19 fight, scientists urge

Government responses to climate breakdown and to the challenges of poverty and inequality must be changed permanently after the coronavirus..

Country diary: sit down and let the wildlife come to you

Country diary: sit down and let the wildlife come to you

I say it a lot, but don’t take my own advice enough. Experiencing nature is about slowing down – stopping,..

Butterflywatch: fluttering by with just one thing on their minds

Butterflywatch: fluttering by with just one thing on their minds

A male brimstone is jinking across the garden as I write this. Hearts have been given a much-needed lift across..

Carmakers accused of trying to use crisis to avert emissions crackdown

Carmakers accused of trying to use crisis to avert emissions crackdown

The motor industry has been accused by campaigners of trying to use the coronavirus crisis to avert stricter environmental regulation,..

The week in wildlife – in pictures

The week in wildlife – in pictures

A flock of starlings fly in the light of the setting sun in the village of Popielarze, near Warsaw, Poland…

The Guardian view on empty supermarket shelves: panic is not the problem

The Guardian view on empty supermarket shelves: panic is not the problem

Until a couple of weeks ago, the idea of waiting in an Ocado queue of 73,735 shoppers, or of supermarkets..

Chris Packham begins legal case to halt HS2 amid coronavirus crisis

Chris Packham begins legal case to halt HS2 amid coronavirus crisis

Chris Packham is seeking an urgent injunction to immediately halt HS2’s destruction of ancient woodlands as campaigners criticise construction teams..

Brazil scales back environmental enforcement amid coronavirus outbreak

Brazil scales back environmental enforcement amid coronavirus outbreak

Brazil will reduce efforts to fight environmental crimes during the coronavirus outbreak, despite concerns that reduced protection could lead to..

Trump administration allows companies to break pollution laws during coronavirus pandemic

Trump administration allows companies to break pollution laws during coronavirus pandemic

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has suspended its enforcement of environmental laws during the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, signaling to..

Canada mourns Takaya – the lone sea wolf whose spirit captured the world

Canada mourns Takaya – the lone sea wolf whose spirit captured the world

When Doug Paton burst from his trailer on a warm spring afternoon, he expected to confront yet another stray dog..