Environment News:

Brazil environment: Clean-up on beaches affected by oil spill
… sea turtles, two seabirds and one fish have been found dead, the environmental… for the oil. Vast oil spill hits dozens of beaches Fines for environmental crimes drop… a response, saying the spill has caused environmental damage in an area spanning 2,100km…


What's in the government's new environment bill?
…A bill to tackle environmental priorities is to be published by the government… watchdog, the Office for Environmental Protection, is being created to hold… environmental standards. But campaigners fear that the new watchdog could be muzzled, tamed…


Queen's Speech: New laws on crime, health and the environment
… Johnson's government has set out "ambitious" policies on crime, health, the environment… of detentions. An environment bill to "enshrine principles in law" and set legally binding…


Eco-friendly cafe owner: I put the environment before profits
… she'd put the environment before profits. A single working mum, Rachel approached… willing to take as a business owner. My priority is the environment and the planet…


Climate change: Nursery children learn about environment
…As thousands of people around the world joined a global climate change protest, children at a nursery marked the occasion in their own way. Staff at The Old Forge Day Nursery in the village of Findern, Derbyshire, switched off electricity…


Brazil environment: Vast oil spill hits dozens of beaches
… the oil found was of a type not produced in Brazil, the environmental agency Ibama…, in Alagoas. Fines for environmental crimes drop under Bolsonaro Molecular analysis…, and slashed the budget of environmental agencies, including Ibama. You may also find…


Are cities bad for the environment?
… implications for another major environmental concern of our age: air quality. Transport…


Environment strategy consultation launched in Northern Ireland
… happen here. They have sometimes lamented the standard of environmental protection… here, citing, among other things, the absence of an independent Environmental…The public has been asked to help shape Northern Ireland's first environment


Catherine McKenna: Canada environment minister given extra security
… levels of protection. The move comes as environmental campaigners, particularly women… the Atlantic on board an environmentally friendly yacht - but faced a barrage of attacks… along the way. Environmental activist Greta Thunberg says climate change…


How plastic bags were supposed to help the planet
…BBC environment reporter Laura Foster explains how they were originally…