patrickbarkham

Article image
Finland, Sweden and Norway to cull wolf population
Conservation groups appeal to EU to take action against slaughter they allege flouts rules

Patrick Barkham

15, Jan, 2022 @8:00 AM

Article image
UK charities condemn ‘betrayal’ of allowing bee-killing pesticide in sugar beet crops
British Sugar has applied for ban exemption despite chemicals damaging bees’ ability to forage and navigate

Patrick Barkham

14, Jan, 2022 @3:17 PM

Article image
Derelict stables revamped as maternity unit for rare bats
Derelict stables at secret Sussex location will be revamped to house greater horseshoe bats

Patrick Barkham

07, Jan, 2022 @9:39 AM

Article image
Last-ditch effort under way to stop corncrake extinction in Britain
Steady decline of migratory bird concerns conservationists who highlight importance of wildlife-friendly farming

Patrick Barkham

01, Jan, 2022 @7:00 AM

Article image
Specieswatch: the bluffing peacock butterfly
A flash of colourful wings accompanied by loud hisses helps defenceless insect unsettle predators

Patrick Barkham

29, Dec, 2021 @6:00 AM

Article image
Buried ponds to be excavated in Norfolk to revive wildlife
Rare species set to return to ‘pingos’, which are basin forged by ice age and then buried to give way to farmland

Patrick Barkham

23, Dec, 2021 @11:23 AM

Article image
Chris Packham meets crown estate to promote rewilding royal land
Broadcaster says manager of 615,000-acre real estate portfolio is ‘aligned’ with aim of changing how land is used

Patrick Barkham

16, Dec, 2021 @6:00 AM

Article image
Airborne DNA used to detect insect species in breakthrough for ecologists
Technique has ‘huge potential’ for monitoring decline in biodiversity, say scientists

Patrick Barkham

13, Dec, 2021 @6:01 AM

Article image
Which would you hug? Voting opens for Britain’s tree of the year
A sycamore saved by activists who slept beneath it and a cypress on a beach are among the contenders

Patrick Barkham

10, Dec, 2021 @4:49 PM

Article image
Swampy on tunnels, bailiffs and 25 years of protest: ‘We need to stop capitalists destroying the planet’
He became a household name in the 90s, then disappeared from view. But he never stopped protesting. Now the man known as the human mole is busier than ever

Patrick Barkham

08, Dec, 2021 @11:00 AM

Article image
Hen harriers’ friend: gamekeeping turns conservation in Yorkshire
Grouse moors are not known for being friendly places for birds of prey – but the Swinton estate has a fresh attitude

Patrick Barkham

04, Dec, 2021 @11:00 AM

Article image
Swifts and house martins join UK red list of endangered birds
RSPB warns wildlife is in freefall with 70 of Britain’s 245 bird species now seriously at risk

Patrick Barkham

01, Dec, 2021 @7:00 AM

1 / 199 pages