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Another mass poisoning in Zululand causes alarm for the future of vultures in the region

Another mass poisoning in Zululand causes alarm for the future of vultures in the region

1 hour ago   |   Milton Keynes Natural History Society

Unfortunately, yet another mass poisoning incident occurred in Africa, ending 2019 on a sad note for vulture conservation. Two days before Christmas in Northern Zululand, 16...
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UK Wildlife Podcast - Pond life in Winter

UK Wildlife Podcast - Pond life in Winter

21 hours ago   |   Milton Keynes Natural History Society

The main topic is what pond creatures, such as the pond oilve mayfly, do to survive the cold in winter, and give some tips on how to look after your pond when it freezes...
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From Mile End's tawny owl to the muddy Lake District - my radical plan to improve our countryside

1 day ago   |   Evening Standard

Lying awake in the small hours, I'm sure I heard an owl calling in the skies above Mile End. By day the A13 is all diesel fumes and gridlocked coaches heading to Stansted, but...
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Major environmental groups call on businesses to lead on climate policy

Major environmental groups call on businesses to lead on climate policy

2 days ago   |   Climate Group

WASHINGTON - October 15, 2019 - Eleven leading environmental and sustainable business organizations published an open letter in the New York Times today, urging the CEOs of...
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HS2 could threaten irreplaceable natural habitats, report warns

HS2 could threaten irreplaceable natural habitats, report warns

2 days ago   |   Milton Keynes Natural History Society

HS2 risks dividing and destroying “huge swathes” of “irreplaceable” natural habitats, including 108 ancient woodlands, a report has warned. The Wildlife Trust said the...
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HS2 will destroy 'huge swathes' of 'irreplaceable' habitats, report warns

HS2 will destroy 'huge swathes' of 'irreplaceable' habitats, report warns

2 days ago   |   Wessexfm   |   2 articles

HS2 will divide and destroy hundreds of wildlife sites and nature reserves - including "irreplaceable" ancient woodlands, a report has warned.
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Wednesday briefing: Wildlife toll of fast rail

2 days ago   |   The Guardian

HS2 nature corridor plans are not enough, say Wildlife Trusts... Flybe saved for now... and knock-on effects of Fifty Shades of Grey Good morning. Warren Murray with the...
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Happy wildlife month with Michael Perry

Happy wildlife month with Michael Perry

3 days ago   |   QCommunity

Hey everyone! It's wildlife month here at QVC, so I thought I'd devote this month's article to nature and how to attract more of it into your garden. I'll be telling you about...
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Wildlife visitors warning of climate disaster

Wildlife visitors warning of climate disaster

3 days ago   |   Milton Keynes Natural History Society

Great White Egret and Little Egret by Harry Appleyard, Floodplain Forest NR 23 August 2016 Britain's milder weather is attracting exotic guests. While we may celebrate their...
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Going local: how to make a big difference in small ways

4 days ago   |   The Guardian

For readers feeling anxious about the climate crisis, a fresh crop of nature writing is energising grassroots activism and inspiring local conservation Confronted by climate...
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Championship TV fixtures 2019/20: Sky Sports listings for every match live...

Championship TV fixtures 2019/20: Sky Sports listings for every match live on TV and online

The Championship is once again proving itself as one of the greatest football leagues in the world. Millions will flock to the Premier League as their default football fix, but... Read more ...

Another mass poisoning in Zululand causes alarm for the future of vultures...

Another mass poisoning in Zululand causes alarm for the future of vultures in the region

Unfortunately, yet another mass poisoning incident occurred in Africa, ending 2019 on a sad note for vulture conservation. Two days before Christmas in Northern Zululand, 16... Read more ...

‘Very fat' sheep Yum Yum is rescued by fire crews after getting stuck

‘Very fat' sheep Yum Yum is rescued by fire crews after getting stuck

Yum Yum was feeling sheepish after his mistake this morning (Picture: Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service/PA) Fire crews were called to the rescue today when a ‘very fat' sheep... Read more ...

Who is The Masked Singer? Spoilers, theories and clues revealed

Who is The Masked Singer? Spoilers, theories and clues revealed

It's by far one of the strangest and zaniest shows on television; The Masked Singer has finally landed for UK audiences. For those of you not familiar with the premise, The... Read more ...

When is Martin Freeman's Sky comedy Breeders on TV?

When is Martin Freeman's Sky comedy Breeders on TV?

Martin Freeman is returning to comedy with a new Sky series from Peep Show writer Simon Blackwell. Breeders promises to take a no holds barred look at the true nature of... Read more ...

Put rotting logs in your garden to help bugs whose habitats are being...

Put rotting logs in your garden to help bugs whose habitats are being destroyed by patios and decking, nature organisations say

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Big business is ready for the Climate Decade

Big business is ready for the Climate Decade

We are now officially in 2020 - the beginning of the Climate Decade, when we must halve global emissions by 2030, to be in with a fighting chance of limiting global heating to... Read more ...

UK Wildlife Podcast - Pond life in Winter

UK Wildlife Podcast - Pond life in Winter

The main topic is what pond creatures, such as the pond oilve mayfly, do to survive the cold in winter, and give some tips on how to look after your pond when it freezes... Read more ...

Falcons see prey at speed of Formula 1 car

Falcons see prey at speed of Formula 1 car

Extremely acute vision and the ability to rapidly process different visual impressions - these two factors are crucial when a peregrine falcon bears down on its prey at a speed... Read more ...

Astronomers find more bizarre objects orbiting Milky Way's black hole

Astronomers find more bizarre objects orbiting Milky Way's black hole

An artist's impression of unsual “G” objects orbiting the Milky Way's central black hole. Researchers believe they are mostly likely are gravity-driven mergers of binary stars... Read more ...