Environment

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‘A growing machine’: Scotland looks to vertical farming to boost tree stocks
Hydroponics unit can produce saplings six times faster than it takes to grow them naturally outdoors

Severin Carrell Scotland editor

01, Oct, 2022 @9:00 AM

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Cop15 is an opportunity to save nature. We can’t afford another decade of failure | Phoebe Weston
Ahead of the UN biodiversity conference, our reporter reflects on lessons of hope and change in three years reporting with the Guardian’s age of extinction team

Phoebe Weston

01, Oct, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Prince Harry wildlife NGO under fire after elephants kill three in Malawi
African Parks, of which the royal is president, is one of three parties accused of rushing a mass translocation of the mammals

Patrick Greenfield and Sundus Abdi

01, Oct, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Environment Agency knew sewage was being dumped into rivers years ago, leak reveals
Exclusive: Revelation comes after agency’s chair told MPs in May the practice had only recently come to light

Rachel Salvidge

01, Oct, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Country diary: Mysterious birdsong fills the air with sweetness
Ariège, Occitanie: This was not the tunefulness of my favourite blackbird. The tempo was slower, the tone richer

Jim Perrin

01, Oct, 2022 @4:30 AM

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Extreme rainfall from Hurricane Ian worsened by climate breakdown – study
US researchers find human-induced global heating has increased intensity of downpours in powerful mega-storm

Oliver Milman

30, Sep, 2022 @4:04 PM

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Fate of Amazon rests on Brazil election, say experts
Further destruction under Bolsonaro could push vital rainforest past irreversible tipping point

Damian Carrington Environment editor

30, Sep, 2022 @12:08 PM

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How Truss’s post-Brexit farming policy descended into chaos
Rumours rife as farmers fear PM plans U-turn on financial subsidy measures to improve environment

Helena Horton Environment reporter

30, Sep, 2022 @11:46 AM

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Boston bans artificial turf in parks due to toxic ‘forever chemicals’
The city joins a growing number across the US in limiting the use of artificial turf made with dangerous PFAS compounds

Tom Perkins

30, Sep, 2022 @10:00 AM

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‘I felt like I failed’: inflation puts healthy food out of reach for millions of Americans
Public health experts worry rising grocery costs could increase the risk for diet-related diseases in the long run

Jessica Fu with photographs by Thalia Juarez

30, Sep, 2022 @10:00 AM

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Emergency plan to save the capercaillie bird launched as numbers plummet
Cairngorms national park drawing up plans as RSPB says latest survey shows population at critical level of 540

Severin Carrell

30, Sep, 2022 @5:01 AM

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Most UK adults think nature is in urgent need of protection – poll
YouGov survey for major charities finds 81% believe wildlife and environment are under threat

Sandra Laville Environment correspondent

30, Sep, 2022 @5:00 AM

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