Day: April 30, 2020

Stealth plunder of Argentinian waters raises fears over marine monitoring

Stealth plunder of Argentinian waters raises fears over marine monitoring

An “armada” of more than 100 fishing vessels are illegally plundering south Atlantic waters close to Argentina, environmental groups say,..

Look up, look down: experts urge us to take a closer look at the concrete jungle

Look up, look down: experts urge us to take a closer look at the concrete jungle

Each morning BBC presenter Chris Packham livestreams wildlife from around his farmhouse in the middle of the New Forest. It’s..

Wildlife through the window: what readers have spotted during lockdown

Wildlife through the window: what readers have spotted during lockdown

We asked Guardian readers living in cities and towns across the world to share their images of the wildlife they..

Trump seizes on pandemic to speed up opening of public lands to industry

Trump seizes on pandemic to speed up opening of public lands to industry

The Trump administration has ratcheted up its efforts amid the coronavirus pandemic to overhaul and overturn Obama-era environmental regulations and..

‘Unicorn of the sea’: rare sighting of ornate eagle ray off Great Barrier Reef – video

‘Unicorn of the sea’: rare sighting of ornate eagle ray off Great Barrier Reef – video

Play Video 0:52 Australian researcher and reef guide Jacinta Shackleton is now one of the few people to have ever..

Revealed: 100,000 crew never made it off cruise ships amid coronavirus crisis

Revealed: 100,000 crew never made it off cruise ships amid coronavirus crisis

While most cruise ship passengers have now made it back to land, another crisis has been growing – with no..

Clean air in Europe during lockdown ‘leads to 11,000 fewer deaths’

Clean air in Europe during lockdown ‘leads to 11,000 fewer deaths’

The improvement in air quality over the past month of the coronavirus lockdown has led to 11,000 fewer deaths from..

Trees are bringing me joy in lockdown – and here’s how I’m learning to identify them | Adrian Chiles

Trees are bringing me joy in lockdown – and here’s how I’m learning to identify them | Adrian Chiles

I left London this week for the first time in more than a month to make a short film for..