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Building a green economy could stop ‘nightmare’ degradation of Amazon

Building a green economy could stop ‘nightmare’ degradation of Amazon

The Amazon will be transformed into a “highly degraded nightmare” unless a sustainable biodiversity-based economy develops which properly values ecosystem..

‘No more broken treaties’: indigenous leaders urge Biden to shut down Dakota Access pipeline

‘No more broken treaties’: indigenous leaders urge Biden to shut down Dakota Access pipeline

Indigenous leaders and environmentalists are urging Joe Biden to shutdown some of America’s most controversial fossil fuel pipelines, after welcoming..

Country diary: the power of water in the valley

Country diary: the power of water in the valley

The beat of a hydraulic ram reverberates along the deep ditch, running fast with spring water towards a little tributary..

Biden returns US to Paris climate accord hours after becoming president

Biden returns US to Paris climate accord hours after becoming president

Joe Biden has moved to reinstate the US to the Paris climate agreement just hours after being sworn in as..

Wild lynx could be reintroduced into Scottish Highlands

Wild lynx could be reintroduced into Scottish Highlands

Study tests public support for bringing back species after 500-year absence, while farmers fear for sheep A consortium of conservationists..

Sweden to build reindeer bridges over roads and railways

Sweden to build reindeer bridges over roads and railways

‘Renoducts’ will help animals who have to roam further for food due to global heating Sweden is to build up..

Oxford animal-only antibiotic lab could prop up intensive farming, critics say

Oxford animal-only antibiotic lab could prop up intensive farming, critics say

New research centre to tackle overlap of livestock and human medicines, but campaigners fear “techno-fix” for factory farming An initiative..

‘One of a kind’: calls to protect Alabama’s 60,000-year-old underwater forest

‘One of a kind’: calls to protect Alabama’s 60,000-year-old underwater forest

Efforts are under way to designate site of submerged forest off the Alabama coast a marine sanctuary When divers jump..

Limiting air pollution ‘could prevent 50,000 deaths in Europe’

Limiting air pollution ‘could prevent 50,000 deaths in Europe’

World Health Organization estimates air pollution kills more than 7 million people each year Limiting air pollution to levels recommended..

Silvertown tunnel an ‘assault on health’ of locals, warn doctors

Silvertown tunnel an ‘assault on health’ of locals, warn doctors

Group of GPs and other health experts say planned Thames tunnel will increase pollution in the area Doctors and healthcare..