‘I raised hell’: how people worldwide answered the call of World Oceans Day

‘I raised hell’: how people worldwide answered the call of World Oceans Day

World Oceans Day, which took place on Monday, is marked by hundreds of beach cleans and events globally. Despite Covid-19..

Supertrawlers ‘making a mockery’ of UK’s protected seas

Supertrawlers ‘making a mockery’ of UK’s protected seas

Supertrawlers spent almost 3,000 hours fishing in UK marine protected areas in 2019, making “a mockery of the word ‘protected’,”..

US producers ‘in tears’ at having to cull livestock on their farms

US producers ‘in tears’ at having to cull livestock on their farms

As traumatised US farmers continue to cull their animals in response to the slaughterhouse crisis, an Iowan pig producer has..

Chris Packham: ‘The virus has taught us that we are part of nature, not above it’

Chris Packham: ‘The virus has taught us that we are part of nature, not above it’

‘I’m tramping through damp, long grass in the wake of two poodles,” Chris Packham tells me, over the phone, at..

Great Barrier Reef: drone footage allows researchers to count 64,000 green sea turtles – video

Great Barrier Reef: drone footage allows researchers to count 64,000 green sea turtles – video

Play Video 1:21 Researchers have pioneered a new way of calculating the large green sea turtle population on Raine Island..

Spiky, hairy, shiny: LA abuzz with insect discoveries – in pictures

Spiky, hairy, shiny: LA abuzz with insect discoveries – in pictures

Among the insects sampled as part of the BioSCAN (Biodiversity Science: City and Nature) project at the Natural History Museums..

Birdwatch: the hobby – a spectacular flypast from Ferrari of the skies

Birdwatch: the hobby – a spectacular flypast from Ferrari of the skies

Sometimes, a bird doesn’t just appear in your field of view, but forces itself instantly into your consciousness. So, as..

The Guardian view on a green new deal: to save jobs and the planet | Editorial

The Guardian view on a green new deal: to save jobs and the planet | Editorial

Britain needs a green job-filled recovery from the coronavirus crisis. Unlike Germany and South Korea, it is far from clear..

Bristol zoo warns it may never recover from coronavirus impact

Bristol zoo warns it may never recover from coronavirus impact

One of the world’s oldest zoos has said it may never recover from the impact of the UK government’s decision..