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Badger Trust condemns decision to extend disastrous badger cull to 5 new areas of England

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The Badger Trust has condemned a decision by the government to expand badger culling to 5 new areas of the country (South Devon, North Devon, North Cornwall, South Herefordshire and West Dorset), despite the complete failure of the policy over

Sign this Important petition on licensing grouse moors

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The Scottish Raptor Study Group (SRSG), a network of  over 300 raptor experts who monitor and record the fortunes of raptor species across Scotland, is calling on the Scottish Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to implement urgent action to

CIEEM Position Statement on EU says nature better IN Europe

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The Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (CIEEM) is the leading professional membership body representing and supporting ecologists and environmental managers in the UK, Ireland and abroad. The following position statement on its position on the UK’s EU Referendum

“Last chance to take the lead!” says RSPB Species Policy Officer Jeff Knott

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Jeff Knott is RSPB Species Policy Officer based as the RSPB UK Headquarters in Sandy, Bedfordshire. In this blog, originally posted on the RSPB website on March 30 2016,  Jeff highlights the problems with lead shot and asks us all

Europe’s oldest forest is threatened by a beetle infestation. “Let nature take its course” says Forest Ecologist Lucinda Kirkpatrick

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Białowieża Forest in Poland represents the last European lowland natural forest and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. In this article Lucinda Kirkpatrick, PhD Researcher in Forest Ecology at the University of Stirling, explains how its unique ecosystem and ecological processes

Environmentalists for Europe (E4E) launched today (February 3 2016)

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On Wednesday 3rd February 2016, a new group called Environmentalists for Europe (E4E) was launched at a meeting in the House of Lords supported by the European Movement. In the run-up to the EU referendum, E4E aims to work with a

Conservative Government in denial as the Badger Army gears up for a busy year.

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The Badger Army is a growing group of volunteers from all over the UK that have come together in protest against the Conservative Government’s badger cull. Over the past two years the campaigners have organised 31 protest marches, surveyed for

Campaigners protest against the Government’s plan to extend badger cull into Herefordshire.

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On Saturday the 21st November 2015 I joined hundreds of campaigners from all over England and Wales on the streets of Hereford to protest against the controversial badger cull and the Government’s proposals to extend it into Herefordshire in 2016.

Rhino Dog Squad – Meet the rhinos’ new best friends

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Made up of handler and dog teams, the Rhino Dog Squad plays a vital role in protecting rhinos across four wildlife conservancies in Kenya; Ol Jogi, Ol Pejeta, Lewa and Borana Conservancies. (Scoll down for film) The two breeds used

Hedgehog sightings in Staffordshire are providing valuable information

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Staffordshire’s leading nature conservation charity has received almost 130 records of hedgehog sightings since launching a campaign to raise awareness of their plight one month ago. In September, Staffordshire Wildlife Trust launched ‘The Last Hedgehog in Staffordshire?’ campaign which has