New research from BirdLife International, the University of East Anglia (UEA) and the British Antarctic Survey shows how a proposed network of marine protected areas can help protect some of the most important areas at sea for Antarctic penguin breeding. The results, published today in the journal Limits of marine scienceshow that assuming all proposed […]
In a normal year, biologists Daniel Janzen and Winnie Hallwachs spend about six months in Costa Rica, where they do research and environmental protection efforts in Área de Conservación Guanacaste (ACG), a world heritage site in the northwest that includes a network of parks they helped build in the 1980s and which has grown to […]
A common type of bacteria that naturally infects mosquitoes may actually protect them from certain mosquito pesticides, one study found. Wolbachia – a bacterium that occurs naturally and spreads between insects – has been used more widely in recent years as a means of controlling mosquito populations. Scientists from the University of Reading, INBIOTEC-CONICET, and […]
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced that the UK will allocate at least £ 3 billion to climate change solutions that protect and restore nature and biodiversity over the next five years.
The Open Spaces Society, a joint land campaign group, has submitted 78 applications for the protection of lost commons across England.