In this afternoon's blog we are looking at media coverage of Natasha’s Law which comes into force today.
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The Wildlife Trusts raise £25m in a year to help aid nature recovery
Positive coverage of Defra’s new Woodlands for Water project which aims to plant over 3,000 trees along England’s rivers, in partnership with the Rivers Trust, National Trust, Woodland Trust and the Beaver Trust.
On today's blog, we look into the media coverage of today’s launch of a consultation to protect plants from harmful pests and diseases.
On today's blog we look into reports on speculation around the upcoming government response to the recent Gene Editing consultation
Today the National Audit Office has published a report on Defra’s Future Farming and Countryside Programme.
Time-limited position statement has robust conditions in place to mitigate risks to the environment
Today marks the second International Day of Clean Air for Blue Skies – a global awareness-raising day led by the United Nations with a call to action to collectively align efforts and facilitate actions to improve air quality.
Today we are looking at media coverage of the countryside charity CPRE’s report on hedgerows.
In today’s blog we look at media coverage of the launch of the government’s annual Air Quality Grant scheme which helps local authorities improve air quality.
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