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Brexit: Wales sets out environment protection plans
… to maintaining and enhancing existing standards. But a 12-week consultation Environmental… breaches of environmental law should be investigated in future. Nature groups have… - known as the Office for Environmental Protection. New environmental watchdog to get…


'No decision' on post-Brexit environment body for NI
… an independent environmental protection agency to Northern Ireland post-Brexit… will establish an Office of Environmental Protection. Its role as an independent body… it was now working on was the remit of the Office of Environmental Protection in Northern…


Unlocking the secrets of glacial microbes
…Surviving in the Arctic's freezing environment has helped glacial microbes…


Quiz: Are your clothes damaging the environment?
…Ten questions about our fashion habits Pictures from Getty Images. Follow the BBC's Victoria Derbyshire programme on Facebook and Twitter - and see more of our stories here .…


Environment in multiple crises - report
… sustainable energy sources. "The Environment Bill will also create a new environmental… of the environmental crisis facing the Earth, a report claims. The think-tank IPPR says human… says these factors are "driving a complex, dynamic process of environmental


Climate change: Unlocking the secrets of glacial microbes
…Surviving in the Arctic's freezing environment has helped glacial microbes…


Children protest over climate change and environment
…A global campaign calling for action over climate change saw thousands of British children walk out of school to take part and protest. Politics Live heard from some of those outside Parliament on what they wanted to achieve and why they…


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Environment Agency releases 18,000 fish into North East rivers
… to encourage angling. The Environment Agency said releasing the fish would restore rivers…


Climate change: Water shortages in England 'within 25 years'
… of the Environment Agency is warning. The impact of climate change, combined with population… of the Environment Agency - the public body responsible for protecting the environment… needs". By Roger Harrabin, BBC Environment Analyst The tone of Sir James' warnings…