Environment

New records were set in 2021 for rising sea levels, greenhouse gas and ocean heat
Climate crisis

New records were set in 2021 for rising sea levels, greenhouse gas and ocean heat

Four out of seven “key climate indicators” hit records levels in 2021, scientists have revealed.

Exclusive: The UK’s rarest and most threatened wildlife sites are not being protected properly
Nature conservation

Exclusive: The UK’s rarest and most threatened wildlife sites are not being protected properly

More than half of “key features” on special interest sites across Scotland, England and Northern Ireland have not had condition checks in the last six years.

Why you should count your plastic waste to help fight pollution
Plastic pollution

Why you should count your plastic waste to help fight pollution

Running this week, the Big Plastic Count can help you understand what waste you produce – and fight plastic pollution more widely.

Could Rishi Sunak hit oil and gas companies with a windfall tax after all?
Energy crisis

Could Rishi Sunak hit oil and gas companies with a windfall tax after all?

The government has refused to make water companies monitor how much sewage they’re dumping in rivers
River pollution

The government has refused to make water companies monitor how much sewage they’re dumping in rivers

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‘It can’t be sustainable’: The hidden costs of demolishing council housing estates
Social housing

‘It can’t be sustainable’: The hidden costs of demolishing council housing estates

Dramatic footage shows house collapsing into the ocean due to rising sea levels
Climate change

Dramatic footage shows house collapsing into the ocean due to rising sea levels

The airline industry has missed 49 out of 50 climate targets set since 2000
Aviation

The airline industry has missed 49 out of 50 climate targets set since 2000

Activists to stage mass protest on duke’s taxpayer-subsidised private estate
Right to roam

Activists to stage mass protest on duke’s taxpayer-subsidised private estate

Clean air group creates tool to help people demand stricter government targets on pollution
Air pollution

Clean air group creates tool to help people demand stricter government targets on pollution

Why is the UK’s air so polluted – and how can you check air pollution at your address?
Air pollution

Why is the UK’s air so polluted – and how can you check air pollution at your address?

Shell’s profits have soared to £7.3bn as the energy crisis leaves families unable to pay their bills
Energy crisis

Shell’s profits have soared to £7.3bn as the energy crisis leaves families unable to pay their bills

Billie Eilish to lead six-day climate change conference in London
Climate change

Billie Eilish to lead six-day climate change conference in London

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Increased flooding will hit England’s poorest hardest, new research shows
Environment

Increased flooding will hit England’s poorest hardest, new research shows

Why you should stop mowing your lawn to help the bees
Biodiversity

Why you should stop mowing your lawn to help the bees

‘Sufficient appetite’ to explore reintroduction of lynx to Scotland
Rewilding

‘Sufficient appetite’ to explore reintroduction of lynx to Scotland

The government will ‘stop at nothing’ to block disruptive climate protests, Grant Shapps says
Climate protests

The government will ‘stop at nothing’ to block disruptive climate protests, Grant Shapps says

Seven ways to reduce food waste when you’re on a budget
Food waste

Seven ways to reduce food waste when you’re on a budget

UK could approve Cumbria coal mine 5 months after pledging to phase out coal
Climate crisis

UK could approve Cumbria coal mine 5 months after pledging to phase out coal

Why I left my job and opened a forest school
Environment

Why I left my job and opened a forest school

The guerrilla gardeners claiming back space for nature
Earth Day 2022

The guerrilla gardeners claiming back space for nature

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Laura Tobin: ‘Most people have conditioned themselves not to think about climate change’
Environment

Laura Tobin: ‘Most people have conditioned themselves not to think about climate change’

The eco swaps that will actually make your life more sustainable 
Earth Day 2022

The eco swaps that will actually make your life more sustainable 

Environmental defenders, not victims: What we can learn from the San people of Southern Africa
Earth Day 2022

Environmental defenders, not victims: What we can learn from the San people of Southern Africa

Here are 5 climate podcasts that will change how you view the planet
Earth Day 2022

Here are 5 climate podcasts that will change how you view the planet

The Brazilian women on the front line of the climate change fight
Earth Day 2022

The Brazilian women on the front line of the climate change fight

Four easy ways you can boost biodiversity – with or without a garden
Earth Day 2022

Four easy ways you can boost biodiversity – with or without a garden

Robert Macfarlane: ‘We’ve almost run out of language to describe and evoke breakdown and warming’
Environment

Robert Macfarlane: ‘We’ve almost run out of language to describe and evoke breakdown and warming’

Natural history GCSE to be introduced as part of government’s climate education strategy
Earth Day 2022

Natural history GCSE to be introduced as part of government’s climate education strategy

Britain is facing an invisible extinction of biodiversity
Earth Day 2022

Britain is facing an invisible extinction of biodiversity

Why England’s rivers are so polluted – and what you can do about it
River pollution

Why England’s rivers are so polluted – and what you can do about it

Fifty years after the Gaia hypothesis was first published, understanding it is more vital than ever
Earth Day 2022

Fifty years after the Gaia hypothesis was first published, understanding it is more vital than ever

Sing the Resolution Song for Earth Day
Environment

Sing the Resolution Song for Earth Day

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