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Expanding national parks not enough to protect nature, say scientists
‘Urgent’ coordinated action to tackle overconsumption, farming subsidies and the climate crisis also needed to halt biodiversity loss

Patrick Greenfield

19, Jan, 2022 @7:30 AM

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‘Poorly conceived’ trophy hunting bill puts wildlife at risk, UK government told
Proposed ban on trophy hunting imports ignores African perspectives and could reverse conservation gains, says open letter

Patrick Greenfield

13, Jan, 2022 @12:28 PM

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‘They saw bigger things’: Richard Leakey, Edward O Wilson and Thomas Lovejoy remembered
Friends and colleagues pay tribute after the recent deaths of these groundbreaking naturalists, who shifted our understanding of the world and our future

Patrick Greenfield

13, Jan, 2022 @11:30 AM

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The UK city taking a stand on palm oil in the fight against deforestation
A growing number of towns and villages are following Chester’s lead in helping local businesses to eradicate deforestation-linked oil from their supply chains

Patrick Greenfield

01, Jan, 2022 @11:15 AM

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Why seed-banking threatened species in Madagascar is vital
Large-scale clearing of island’s ecosystems means native trees and lemurs are in danger of extinction

Patrick Greenfield

31, Dec, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Whales and pufferfish among ‘amazing marine life’ to visit Britain in 2021
From Wally the walrus to dancing sea slugs it was a good year for spotting wildlife at sea, but the climate crisis and human activity are taking their toll

Patrick Greenfield

31, Dec, 2021 @12:01 AM

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‘We’ll get it done. Come hell, high water or Covid’: Can 2022 be a super year for nature?
Biodiversity talks in Kunming are likely to be delayed again, but the world urgently needs a Paris-style agreement for nature

Patrick Greenfield

30, Dec, 2021 @1:30 PM

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Natural History Museum identifies more than 500 new species in 2021
‘Hell herons’, metallic beetles, tiny shrimp – scientists have been busy describing unusual creatures despite Covid restrictions

Patrick Greenfield

30, Dec, 2021 @12:01 AM

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Animal crossings: the ecoducts helping wildlife navigate busy roads across the world
India’s tiger corridor and Australia’s possum ‘tunnel of love’ are among the myiad infrastructure projects providing safe passage

Patrick Greenfield

29, Dec, 2021 @10:15 AM

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Follow the green leader: why everyone from Prince William to Jeff Bezos is looking to Costa Rica
Billionaires, princes and prime ministers are among those keen to learn from the Central American country, which has long put nature at the heart of its policies

Patrick Greenfield

22, Dec, 2021 @7:30 AM

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How bringing back the wild yam is feeding the hungry in drought-hit Madagascar
This year’s Guardian and Observer campaign supports four charities fighting global climate injustice. Here, we look at the work of East African farmers and Kew scientists

Patrick Greenfield

19, Dec, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Poachers kill 24 rhinos in just two weeks in South Africa
Carcasses found in four provinces, including one pregnant female, with nine arrests made

Patrick Greenfield

16, Dec, 2021 @5:20 PM

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