Biodiversity

Tolkein was right: giant trees have towering role in protecting forests

10 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Study highlights importance of biodiversity as part of strategy to stop planet overheating Scientists have shown to be true what JRR Tolkien only imagined in the Lord of the...
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The secret call of the wild: how animals teach each other to survive

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

Cultural knowledge, passed from animal to animal, is key to how species adapt to change in the world around them Sam Williams' Macaw Recovery Network in Costa Rica rewilds...
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Human impact on wildlife to blame for spread of viruses, says study

2 days ago   |   The Guardian

Increased contact with animals likely cause of outbreaks such as Covid-19, say experts, as conservationists call for global ban on wildlife markets Coronavirus - latest updates...
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Study shows that the Highlands is most bio-diverse part of the UK

3 days ago   |   Press and Journal

The Highlands have been identified as the most biodiverse area in Britain following a nationwide study. Researchers from the Highland Biological Recording Group have undertaken...
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Coronavirus: Ban wildlife markets to prevent future pandemics, says UN biodiversity chief

3 days ago   |   The Independent

'The message we are getting is if we don't take care of nature, it will take care of us,' Elizabeth Maruma Mrema says
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Ban wildlife markets to avert pandemics, says UN biodiversity chief

4 days ago   |   The Guardian

Warning comes as destruction of nature increasingly seen as key driver of zoonotic diseases See all our coronavirus coverage Coronavirus latest: at a glance The United Nations'...
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Take 'charisma' into account when managing invasive species, scientists say

4 days ago   |   The Independent

Researchers say popularity can mask threat to biodiversity
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Grouse shoots scrapped as heather burning is banned on moors

5 days ago   |   The Guardian

Torching heather, popular with gamekeepers but bad for the environment, is now outlawed in several upland areas of northern England The controversial practice of setting...
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Life finds a way: what does lockdown mean for Scotland's wildlife?

Life finds a way: what does lockdown mean for Scotland's wildlife?

9 days ago   |   Press and Journal

With millions indoors across Scotland, people are living in a time of stilled streets, tranquil shorelines and deserted forest trails. And it has been suggested that a change...
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South Downs National Park celebrates 10th anniversary by renewing commitment to protecting biodiversity

10 days ago   |   Evening Standard

The South Downs National Park is celebrating its 10th anniversary by renewing its commitment to protecting the biodiversity of the beauty spot as the challenges caused by...
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UFC 249 cancelled: Dana White forced to scrap controversial event amid...

UFC 249 cancelled: Dana White forced to scrap controversial event amid coronavirus crisis

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Why Man City spell is set to boost Man Utd's hopes of sealing Jadon Sancho...

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Scots sports commentator provides hilarious voiceover to his dogs' toy battle

Scots sports commentator provides hilarious voiceover to his dogs' toy battle

With no sports to comment on at the moment, Andrew Cotter has been bringing us all the nail-biting drama between Labradors Olive and Mabel. Read more ...

Kate Garraway joins the clap for carers amid husband Derek Draper's...

Kate Garraway joins the clap for carers amid husband Derek Draper's coronavirus battle

Kate Garraway joined the nationwide applause in honour of the NHS , police and key workers during the coronavirus pandemic on Thursday, amid her husband Derek Draper's battle... Read more ...

How different are the coronavirus lockdown rules across the UK?

How different are the coronavirus lockdown rules across the UK?

Some police forces are warning they may have to crack down harder on rule flouters with Easter expected to see highs of 24C - but not every part of the UK has the same... Read more ...

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Phil Taylor vs Raymond van Barneveld free live stream: How to watch Darts From Home clash

Phil Taylor takes on Raymond van Barneveld in a Darts From Home match tonight and Express Sport is on hand with all the live stream information. Read more ...

Tory minister 'breaks lockdown rules twice' by going to 'second home'

Tory minister 'breaks lockdown rules twice' by going to 'second home'

Key Cabinet Minister Robert Jenrick drove 150 miles to his 'second home' after urging the nation to remain in their homes in a bid to tackle the coronavirus pandemic Read more ...

Tiger King's Dillon Passage reveals Joe Exotic doesn't know the show...

Tiger King's Dillon Passage reveals Joe Exotic doesn't know the show features his husband's death

Joe Exotic's current husband Dillon Passage revealed the former tiger breeder doesn't know that Tiger King includes footage of his former husband's death by self-inflicted gunshot. Read more ...

Boris Johnson out of ICU: Statement in full as PM moves back to ward

Boris Johnson out of ICU: Statement in full as PM moves back to ward

BORIS JOHNSON has left the intensive care unit at St Thomas' Hospital and now moved back to the ward according to Downing Street. Here is the statement on Mr Johnson in full. Read more ...