Rewilding

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Farmers’ union called UK environment targets ‘irrational’ and ‘unachievable’
NFU raised questions over water pollution, tree planting and rewilding targets, according to documents

Helena Horton Environment reporter

27, Jan, 2023 @3:20 PM

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Endangered foods: why our diet is narrower than ever – and the UK urgently needs to save these seven foods
Cheshire cheese, beremeal and norfolk beefing apples are among the UK foods at risk of vanishing for ever. And it’s not just our palates that will suffer, but the planet

Clare Finney

23, Jan, 2023 @10:00 AM

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2022: the year rewilding went mainstream – and a biodiversity deal gave the world hope | Max Benato
Cop15’s long-awaited agreement will be closely watched, says the Guardian’s biodiversity editor, but it was by no means the only positive nature news, despite the heartbreaking ravages of avian flu

Max Benato

26, Dec, 2022 @7:00 AM

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Bull release completes UK’s first wild bison herd in millennia
Wilder Blean project aims to utilise ‘ecosystem engineers’ to naturally rewild former pine plantation

Damian Carrington Environment editor

24, Dec, 2022 @6:00 AM

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‘We have a long way to go’: can the UK hit its ambitious 30% rewilding targets?
Britain is a vocal supporter of the global bid to return 30% of land to nature, but its record is dismal. Can it make up lost ground in time?

Robin McKie Observer science editor

17, Dec, 2022 @6:00 PM

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Landscape restoration projects across Europe boosted by $26m awards
The efforts, including restoring grassland in the Georgian steppe, will work in cooperation with local communities to repair biodiversity hotspots

Patrick Barkham

15, Dec, 2022 @7:00 AM

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‘Citizen rewilders’ invited to buy shares in Scottish Highlands projects
Firm restoring nature on two estates hopes to give ordinary investors 5% annual return over 10 years

Patrick Barkham

01, Dec, 2022 @3:35 PM

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Tories will not reach ‘embarrassingly poor’ nature targets by 2030, Labour says
Opposition to unveil plan to reverse biodiversity loss rather than simply halting it, which is government’s current target

Helena Horton Environment reporter

28, Nov, 2022 @2:13 PM

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Wildcats could be released in England for first time in hundreds of years
Wildcat expert recruited by Wildlife Trust with view to reintroducing animal currently found in remote parts of Scotland

Helena Horton Environment reporter

25, Nov, 2022 @12:37 PM

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Embrace what may be the most important green technology ever. It could save us all | George Monbiot
Never mind the yuck factor: precision fermentation could produce new staple foods, and end our reliance on farming, says Guardian columnist George Monbiot

George Monbiot

24, Nov, 2022 @2:41 PM

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‘It’s like winning the lottery’: Lincolnshire rewilding plan welcomed by some... others not so happy
Project promises to create jobs and restore biodiversity, but locals say it is taking food-growing land out of production

Patrick Barkham

12, Nov, 2022 @3:27 PM

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‘From coal tips to willow tits’: post-industrial Greater Manchester’s new nature reserve
The Flashes of Wigan and Leigh’s protected status is a reward for rewilding former coal-mining landscapes

Robert Hull

03, Nov, 2022 @7:00 AM

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