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Praise Reintroduction of Cranes to Wetlands and Moors - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: animals, great crane, moors, wetlands, UK, cranes )

- 19 days ago -
In the 16th century, Eurasian cranes in the wetlands and moors of the United Kingdom were forever extinct thanks to over hunting. A program called the Great Crane Project has been tirelessly working over the past five years to bring these animals back to
Relocating Wildlife Will Cost Billions If Thames Airport Goes Ahead
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, cost of development, preserving wildlife, UK, proposed building, overdevelopment, protection, nature, world, wildlife, ecosystems )

- 45 days ago -
Providing alternative habitats for wildlife could cost up to £2bn if a proposed Thames Estuary airport is built, reports the BBC
UK: Save Our Public Lands and Forests
Environment  (tags: UK, forests, preservation, protection, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, environment, world, politics, pollution, habitatdestruction, habitat, animals, wildlife, humans, nature )

- 67 days ago -
Just how safe are Britain's public lands and forests?The idea of selling off the Public Forest Estate presents an awkward dilemma...
UK Wildlife Rich Grasslands Vanishing
Environment  (tags: grasslandds, UK, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, ecosystems, destruction, protection, humans, oceans, nature, world )

- 146 days ago -
There has been a dramatic decline in our remaining wildlife-rich grasslands say conservationists putting many species at risk.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Condemn UK Prime Minister for Encouraging Fracking - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, UK, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, protection, animals, water )

- 224 days ago -
David Cameron, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, has recently stymied efforts by the European Union to impose new limitations and safety measures upon hydraulic fracturing.
'We Speak for the Bees': Marchers Urge EU-Wide Ban of Killer Pesticides - TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: Palace of Winchester, demonstration, beekeepers, apiarists, protective suits, environmentalists, "March of the Beekeepers", no neonicotinoid pesticides, UK, EU, EU vote on ban 4-29-13, petition )

- 489 days ago -
Bee-keepers and apiarists dressed in their protective suits demonstrated on 4-26 outside the Palace of Westminster as they ramp up their campaign to show public opinion ahead of the European Commission vote on the proposal to ban neonicitinoids on Monday.
More Than 1000 Birds Now Dead as Result of Coastal Chemical Spill in UK
Environment  (tags: animals, world, wildlife, birds, oil spill, chemical spill, UK, environment, destruction, habitat, habitatdestruction, oceans )

- 497 days ago -
A week after the first reports of birds covered in a sticky glue like substance being washed up on southwest beaches, wildlife charities have confirmed that the number of dead has passed 1000.
OP-ED: UK Rewards Polluters and Locks Up People Who Want to Save the Planet
Environment  (tags: climate, climate campaigners, activists, activism, UK, climate change, government, green, pollution, world, protection, conservation, ecosystems, CO2emissions, climate-change )

- 508 days ago -
Climate campaigners should be given a medal for their outstanding bravery and public service, not prison sentences....
Green Party Calls for Public Debate on Trident as Government Announces Millions More for Nuclear Submarines Ahead of 2016 Decisi
Environment  (tags: Green Party, UK, nuclear weapons, Trident, nuclear submarines, increased government spending, nuclear "deterrent, "suppressing public debate )

- 664 days ago -
THE GREEN Party has condemned the government's announcement of further spending on nuclear submarines as pre-empting a decision on Trident - and preventing a full public debate on the UK's nuclear deterrent.
OUTRAGEOUS! Ghosts of Farming: Britain's Forgotten Sheep Farmers Poisoned By Pesticides
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, world, pesticides, scandal, UK, destruction, pollution, humans, politics, government )

- 885 days ago -
Government orders to use dangerous organophosphate chemicals in the 1980's and '90's left hundreds of sheep farmers with debilitating ill health,
UK--Two Hundred Ancient Woodlands at Threat From Development
Environment  (tags: poor planning, overdevelopment, UK, world, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, destruction, ecosystems, animals, nature, pollution, politics, protection, green, forests, trees )

- 906 days ago -
More than 200 ancient woodlands are currently under threat from development, and many more could be at risk without changes to the proposed planning reforms, campaigners are warning.
UK---Airport Proposals 'Catastrophic' for Wildlife
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, overdevelopment, UK, destruction, habitatdestruction, habitat, animals, wildlife, world, protection, nature, humans, conservation )

- 948 days ago -
Any airport development in the Thames Estuary would be catastrophic for fragile ecosystems and wildlife, warns Kent Wildlife Trust which is prepared to fight any proposals.
UK---Fertiliser Pollution Lives on in the River Thames
Environment  (tags: pollution, environment, UK, agriculture, runoff, water, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat, destruction, conservation, humans, world )

- 983 days ago -
The rapid rise in intensive agriculture since the Second World War together with the use of fertilisers has led to severe nitrate pollution in the River Thames, report scientists.
UK---National Trust Warns Planning Changes Could Tear Up Countryside
Environment  (tags: destruction, environment, ecosystems, UK, overdevelopment urban sprawl, world, humans, pollution, conservation, trees, wildlife )

- 1129 days ago -
Builders and developers back simplified planning process to boost jobs and growth but conservationists predict mass revolt
RSPB Wildlife Warning Over EU Farmland Funding
Environment  (tags: RSPB, wildlife, farmland funding, UK )

- 1166 days ago -
More than £400m worth of funding from Europe to promote wildlife on farmland in the UK could be about to be stopped, conservationists have warned.The RSPB fears the money provided through the Common Agricultural Policy will be the victim of EU spending...

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