Day: June 20, 2021

Bee-friendly urban wildflower meadows prove a hit with German city dwellers

Bee-friendly urban wildflower meadows prove a hit with German city dwellers

To escape the Berlin bustle on a summer afternoon, all that Derek O’Doyle and his dog Frida have to do..

‘We will not stop’: pipeline opponents ready for America’s biggest environmental fight

‘We will not stop’: pipeline opponents ready for America’s biggest environmental fight

Activists have traveled from all over the US to protest against the construction of Line 3, a giant project that..

UN blasts world leaders for failing to seal £72bn-a-year deal on climate

UN blasts world leaders for failing to seal £72bn-a-year deal on climate

Financial aid ‘critical’ to help developing countries limit fossil fuels – and make Cop26 a success, says UN The head..

‘We deserve this peace and joy’: black gardeners bloom on TikTok and Instagram

‘We deserve this peace and joy’: black gardeners bloom on TikTok and Instagram

‘Plantrepeneuers’ are springing up on social media to dig out space for black people in the natural world More than..

Do you want your pension to invest in companies harming the planet?

Do you want your pension to invest in companies harming the planet?

Environmentally conscious workers are challenging their employers or providers to offer greener funds Whether it’s cutting back on meat and..

New oilfield in African wilderness threatens lives of 130,000 elephants

New oilfield in African wilderness threatens lives of 130,000 elephants

Exploratory project in Botswana and Namibia is threat to ecosystems, local communities and wildlife, conservationists say Tens of thousands of..

Vultures, tongue orchids: why are rare species here in UK?

Vultures, tongue orchids: why are rare species here in UK?

The Egyptian birds are one of a number of foreign visitors, but why have these continental drifters fled north? Boats..