The UK Secretary of State for the Department of Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (Defra), Owen Paterson, is a staunch supporter of shale gas. He says he "would like to see shale gas exploited all over rural parts of the UK". He also says your concerns ab
The combination of fire and extreme weather could accelerate tree mortality in the Amazon, a study has suggested. Researchers said field experiments showed that severe droughts could trigger dieback of forests in the near-term.