Biodiversity

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The Guardian view on moth-watching pleasure: the pest and the beauty | Editorial
Editorial: These insects have declined by a third over 50 years. While their appetites can be a nuisance, ultimately we must protect these gloriously beautiful, elusive creatures

Editorial

07, Mar, 2021 @6:25 PM

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'Catastrophic': UK has lost 90% of seagrass meadows, study finds
Scientists say restoring the lush habitats would boost wildlife, protect coasts and store carbon

Damian Carrington Environment editor

04, Mar, 2021 @5:00 AM

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‘It's in our DNA’: tiny Costa Rica wants the world to take giant climate step
President says the time is finally right for international agreement to tackle biodiversity loss and global heating

Patrick Greenfield

22, Feb, 2021 @11:30 AM

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Very few of world’s rivers undamaged by humanity, study finds
Rivers are biodiversity hotspots but pollution, dams and invasive species have caused havoc

Damian Carrington Environment editor

18, Feb, 2021 @7:00 PM

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Human destruction of nature is 'senseless and suicidal', warns UN chief
UN report offers bedrock for hope for broken planet, says António Guterres

Damian Carrington Environment editor

18, Feb, 2021 @4:00 PM

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Gone fishing: the fight to save one of the world's most elusive wild cats
With webbed feet and a tail for a rudder, Asia’s fishing cats face shrinking habitats. But conservation efforts in West Bengal are helping it swim against the tide

Anne Pinto-Rodrigues

17, Feb, 2021 @10:30 AM

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Country diary: among the signs of spring are echoes of the past
Willington, County Durham: A half-buried brick, stamped with the name Straker, is the last tangible evidence of one of the largest collieries in the county

Phil Gates

17, Feb, 2021 @5:30 AM

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More than 100 Australian plant species entirely burnt in Black Summer bushfires, study finds
CSIRO-led research estimates 100 entire populations were burnt and another 816 had more than half their area burnt

Graham Readfearn

16, Feb, 2021 @4:30 PM

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Nightlife meets wildlife: the albums mixing birdsong and techno beats
A Bogotà nightclub has used the sounds of animals and birds in the Colombian capital to make a new kind of dance track

Jo Griffin

12, Feb, 2021 @11:00 AM

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NSW minister Matt Kean's call for national environment watchdog at odds with federal Coalition
State says new body should be independent of politics and Morrison government should ensure strong Australian environmental standards

Lisa Cox

11, Feb, 2021 @4:43 AM

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Documents show Scott Morrison has 'bungled' environment law reform, Labor says
Papers reveal federal environment department officials warned against preemptively handing approval powers to states

Lisa Cox

05, Feb, 2021 @7:00 PM

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The Guardian view on valuing nature: priceless things sold cheap | Editorial
Editorial: Governments could be at the start of a slow but huge transformation in how they treat natural life

Editorial

05, Feb, 2021 @6:25 PM

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